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Training Materials

CARE Act Training Materials

Role of the Peer in the CARE Process


Provides an overview of how peers can participate in the CARE Act, such as a volunteer supporter, as part of the behavioral health team, or as part of a peer organization. Discusses principles and core competencies of peer workers, including strategies and resources available for peers.


  • Dave Leon, LCSW, Co-Executive Director, Painted Brain
  • Rayshell Chambers, Co-Executive Director and COO, Painted Brain
  • Deborah Rose, PsyD, Associate Principal, Health Management Associates
  • Behavioral Health
  • CARE Act Process
  • Equitable & Person Centered Care
  • Policy/Advocacy
  • Serious Mental Illness & Evidenced-based Care
  • Volunteer Supporter