[Peer support workers : a novel profession in psychiatry].

Abstract

The possibility to recover from a psychiatric disorder for example schizophrenia materializes today by the emergence of new professionals : peer support workers. These persons have lived the experience of a mental health disorder and underwent training in order to contribute to the recovery of others. This brief article provides an update while they begin… (More)

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@article{Sticher2017PeerSW, title={[Peer support workers : a novel profession in psychiatry].}, author={Liliane Sticher and Charles Bonsack}, journal={Revue medicale suisse}, year={2017}, volume={13 575}, pages={1614-1616} }