In ‘Peer’ We Trust
We’re in scary times. For so many reasons. Perhaps the industrialization of ‘peer work’ should rank fairly low on the scale of scary, but – at least for me – it’s up there.
An Industrialized Nation – A Sampling of the Questionable, the Concerning & the Downright Outrageous
Medicaid reimbursement of ‘peer’ support is already in place in several states, with more on the way. People in the so-called ‘recovery movement’ are fighting for it to spread, as if it were some great accomplishment and not something that will quite literally eviscerate all the most valuable elements of peer-to-peer support – all that makes it something different.
What do I mean, some of you may ask? Here’s but one example of many: