Department of Psychiatry
Medical Subject Headings
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.
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.