Young Professional Peer Support: Strategies and Recommendations to Strengthen the Next Generation of Behavioral Health Leadership
Young Professional Peer Support: Strategies and Recommendations to Strengthen the Next Generation of Behavioral Health Leadership

Young professional peer specialists are an important, and growing, part of the behavioral health workforce, but more needs to be done to maximize their contributions and engagement. This document offers young professional peer specialist perspectives on their experiences in the behavioral health system and what individuals, agencies, and systems can do to promote their impact, career development, and long-term connections.