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Intentional Peer Support 5-day Training
August 23, 2021 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Intentional Peer Support: This 5-day core Intentional Peer Support (IPS) training will take place on from August 23rd to August 27th at the Clarion in West Springfield. IPS is an approach to peer-to-peer support (originally developed by Shery Mead) that focuses on building
connection, understanding worldview (how someone came to be in the world the way that they are and believe what they believe), mutuality (a focus on the relationship rather than on any one individual, and the belief that everyone can be impacted by and learn from one another regardless of their roles, and moving toward (rather than away from). More can be found on this approach at www.intentionalpeersupport.org.
Applications are due by July 16th, and can be completed on-line here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/IPS821