Background

HISTORY OF THE NATIONAL STANDARDS INTIATIVE


Philadelphia 2012

Meetings were held at the Wellness Innovations 1.0 Conference and the National Peer Specialist Conference.

The initial Call for Collaboration and an initial “strawman” of values, ethics, competencies, and practice standards (by Steve) as a starting point for discussions is available below:

Call_for_collaboration_on_Standards_DRAFT2

Peer_Support_Providers_Values_and_Standards_Harrington_Draft1

Pillars of Peer Support Meeting 2012

Pillars Report

The Call for National Standards was discussed at the recent 2012 Pillars of Peer Support.

Read first impressions from the Pillars of Peer Support meeting in Atlanta, GA
by NAPS Executive Director, Steve Harrington and attendee Denise Camp.

Impressions_from_Pillars_of_PeerSupport_Sept-2012 (Steve Harrington)

Pillars_of_PeerSupport_Report_DCamp_Sept-2012 (Denise Camp)

To learn more about the Pillars of Peer Support series, visit http://www.pillarsofpeersupport.org/

Alternatives 2012 (Portland, Oregon)

Click here to view information about the Alternatives listening forum and conference call.