This resource was selected by SMI Adviser content partners and approved by the SMI Adviser clinical expert team for inclusion in the knowledge base.
This Peer Support Toolkit is designed to support behavioral health treatment agencies with the process of integrating peer providers into their service settings. It incorporates many of the promising practices and resources that have emerged during the last decade of Philadelphia’s recovery-focused system transformation effort. Tools in this kit are designed to help agencies to recruit, retain, and effectively deploy people in recovery in a variety of peer support roles. The resources and information provided is relevant for executive leadership along with supervisors and peer staff.
Access the City of Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disability Services’ “Peer Support Toolkit” at: https://dbhids.org/peer-support-toolkit/