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From Relief to Recovery: Peer Support by Consumers Relieves the Traumas of Disasters and Facilitates Recovery from Mental Illness
Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations
  • Daniel B. Fisher, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Kay Rote
  • LaVerne Miller
  • David Romprey
  • Beth Filson
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Psychiatry
Date
9-1-2006
Document Type
Article
Medical Subject Headings
Mental Health; Rehabilitation; Self-Help Groups; Mental Health Associations
Abstract
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.
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Citation: Fisher, D. B. 2006. From Relief to Recovery: Peer Support by Consumers Relieves the Traumas of Disasters and Facilitates Recovery from Mental Illness, published by GAINS Center, Delmar, NY. Link to article on National Empowerment Center website

At the time of publication, Daniel Fisher was not yet affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Citation Information
Daniel B. Fisher, Kay Rote, LaVerne Miller, David Romprey, et al.. "From Relief to Recovery: Peer Support by Consumers Relieves the Traumas of Disasters and Facilitates Recovery from Mental Illness" (2006)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/daniel_fisher/5/