Certified Peer Supporter
I am a 5x spinal surgery survivor, I live with Bipolar 2 disorder. I have life experience with medication dependency. I have family and others professionally I have successfully supported though very difficult times in their lives. I would love to become your personal peer support, I am currently working within my field in the city I reside in, and I am certified by my home state to provide support to my assigned peers in my regular day job as a part of my clients comprehensive treatment teams. I have 2+ years of experience in the community, crisis stabilization, conflict resolution, and peer support in psychiatric hospital settings. Additionally, I have experience working non crisis hotlines, (warm lines) providing a listening ear, compassion, hope and community resources to callers whom are looking for support in a non-judgmental manner. NAMI Peer to Peer and Nami In Our own Voice Certified and Certified in QPR suicide prevention. I take great pride in the individualized service and resource referrals I provide, and the time I spend with each client/peer. Feel free to add me if you would like some support, one on one, or for group ideals. I like to co facilitate groups with other peer specialists also, I have a few here on HeyPeers I look forward to working with in the near future!