Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Stories


Certified Peer Recovery Specialists help others on the path to recovery from mental health or substance abuse.  Certified Peer Recovery Specialists are peers with first-hand experience with mental illness and/or substance abuse and can offer support and understanding to help others.  They promote self-determination, personal responsibility, and empowerment.  

Tennessee's certified peers have a passion and a story that the department is proud to share with this video series.