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Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

Peer specialist trainings for Orange County, California: A grant proposal
by Suh, Min, M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2016, 51; 10099853
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this thesis project was to write a grant proposal to make peer specialist trainings available in Orange County, California. The trainings will be funded by Mental Health Services Act’s Workforce Education and Training funds and take place at the Recovery Education Institute, in the City of Orange. The trainings will be coordinated by Orange County Health Care Agency’s Behavioral Health Services branch, using the Peer Employment Training program developed by Recovery Innovations, Inc. The trainings will help contribute to the development of the growing peer workforce in Orange County and increase the quality and efficacy of the peer support services provided. The implementation and/or submission of this grant proposal was not a requirement for the successful completion of this thesis project.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Santhiveeran, Janaki
Commitee: Campbell, Venetta, Jennings, Lisa
School: California State University, Long Beach
Department: Social Work
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 55/04M(E), Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Mental health, Social work
Keywords: Mental health consumer, Peer mentor, Peer specialist, Peer support, Peer training, Recovery
Publication Number: 10099853
ISBN: 978-1-339-63809-6
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