The contents of this product were developed under a grant with funding from the National Institute of Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research, and from the Center for Mental Health Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, United States Department of Health and Human Services (NIDILRR grant 90RT5030).
Peer teaching, Mentoring, Social service, Youth -- Counseling of, Social work with youth, Mental health services -- United States
This publication provides clarity around the primary functions of the young adult peer support role, and addresses the common misconceptions of young adult peer work.
Welch, M-B., Baird, C., & Seibel, C. (2017). What Is Peer Support and What Is NOT Peer Support? Portland, OR: Research and Training Center for Pathways to Positive Futures, Portland State University.