Latest Past Events
On Wednesday June 30, panelists shared best practice examples of peer-led crisis response and prevention via an excellent webinar, found here: Crisis Response - Peer Leadership to Develop Community Solutions. Participants asked for a follow up session to discuss in more detail. This session will be conversational, to dive deeper into your questions.
On April 6, we held a leadership conversation titled, Courageous Leadership – Stepping Away from Power and Privilege to Build Community Trust. As part of our follow-up survey, there were numerous requests for follow up conversations for participants to open up and share experiences, to explore allyship more fully, and to deeper dive the "how" of courageous leadership.
Mental health and substance use disorder crisis response and prevention are critical elements to helping people stabilize and enter a path to recovery and wellbeing. There are proven opportunities to improve outcomes in crisis settings via the use of peers, including reduced trauma, increased trust, and reductions in recidivism. In this webinar, panelists will share best practice examples of peer-led crisis response and prevention. Panelists will also discuss opportunities to engage and promote peers into leadership positions to develop community solutions to community behavioral health challenges.