Indigenizing Peer Support In Indian Country - Part 1

12:00pm - March 20, 2023 | Timezone: US/Central
National American Indian and Alaska Native ATTC
Registration Deadline: March 20, 2023

Please join us for this 120-minute Behavioral Health two part webinar series. Jim Wikel PWS, CRM II/ PSS (Seneca-Cayuga) and Jessica Carroll MA (Osage) will co-present on this important topic within the behavioral health field. Part 1 will focus on the approach that peer values are cultural values, it involves cooperation not competition, and the concept of mutuality. The presenters will discuss how Individual liberty can coexist with collectivism and exploring how we can integrate these values into our work as peer supporters. Part 2 will focus on the steps necessary for becoming a Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialist while working within westernized clinical systems