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Providing Digital Peer Recovery Support Services

April 9, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

SAMHSA’s Bringing Recovery Supports to Scale Technical Assistance Center Strategy (BRSS TACS) invites you to join national experts in a conversation about providing digital peer recovery support services for people with mental illness and substance use disorders.
The event will explore the practical aspects of using technology to offer peer recovery support services, including assessing which platform to use; how to engage people with technology; digital communication skills; technology literacy and usage skills; and consent, privacy, and confidentiality.
Our experts will offer practical advice, resources, and lessons learned from their collective experience developing, evaluating, and providing various forms of digital peer recovery support services.
Join us for this free, interactive virtual event moderated by Devin Reaves, BRSS TACS Subject Matter Expert.
  • Karen L. Fortuna, PhD, MSW, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College
  • Ryan Markley, Certified Peer Specialist, Open Sky Community Services
  • Robert D. Ashford, MSW, Executive Director, Unity Recovery
  • William Stauffer, LSW, CCS, CADC, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Recovery Organization Alliance (PRO–A)


Registration will close 60 minutes before the event start time.
About BRSS TACS: BRSS TACS supports programs, systems, states, territories, and tribes as they implement effective recovery supports and services for children, youth, families, young adults, adults, seniors, and other diverse populations with behavioral health conditions.



April 9, 2020
10:00 am - 11:30 am

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