IPS has become an internationally renowned framework for creating peer-to-peer relationships in which both people learn and grow together. IPS is used around the world in settings ranging from peer-run respites to traditional mental health services; it offers a foundation for doing something different from traditional service relationships. IPS comes from a history of grassroots alternative that focus on the possibilities that emerge when relationships become mutual, explorative and conscious of power.
Visit the website: intentionalpeersupport.org
Read an article about peer support by Shery Mead.