Effective Strategies for Supervising Mental Health Peer Specialists ECHO

Sessions will be held the second Wednesday of the month starting Sep 28, 2022-Apr 12, 2023 from 9am-10am EST (first session 9-11am)


Team leaders and managers often experience challenges when supervising mental health peer specialists due to peers’ unique specialty role. Without active and skillful management, the differences between peer support and clinical work can cause conflict on mental health teams. Our goal is to increase knowledge of peer support in the context of supervision and team management, along with providing opportunities for discussing de-identified situations and connecting with other supervisors


Learning Outcome:

At the conclusion of this activity, 100% of learners will indicate that they can effectively support peer supervisors who strive to empower clinical team members to become full integrated in the work of their teams


Dartmouth Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Dartmouth Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Session/Title Date
1 - Training (2 hours) 9/28/2022
2 - Teaching to Fish vs Learning to Fish Together: The Value of Co-Learning 10/12/2022
3 - Integrating peers with clinical teams 11/9/2022
4 - Supervising other team members to support peer support workers 12/14/2022
5 - Maintaining a culture where positive peer driven change can happen 1/11/2023
6 - Navigating boundaries in community settings _1 2/8/2023
7 - Navigating boundaries in community settings_2 3/8/2023
8 - Open Session - where do we go from here 4/12/2023
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