Department of Psychiatry
Mental Health; Rehabilitation; Self-Help Groups; Mental Health Associations
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry and Psychology
This paper is about the expertise those with a lived experience of recovery from personal trauma can bring to disaster relief efforts in the form of peer support.
Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations
Fisher, Daniel B.; Rote, Kay; Miller, LaVerne; Romprey, David; and Filson, Beth, "From Relief to Recovery: Peer Support by Consumers Relieves the Traumas of Disasters and Facilitates Recovery from Mental Illness" (2006). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 577.