Specialist Spotlight Features
Each month we feature a peer specialist to recognize and celebrate their amazing efforts. To nominate a peer specialist for the Specialist Spotlight, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We are excited to introduce you to our first featured specialist, Nikki, a peer specialist from Wellcome Manor in Garden City, Minnesota.
Q: How long have you been a peer specialist?
A: I have been a Certified Peer Recovery Specialist for 1 year and work at Wellcome Manor Family Services in Garden City, MN.
Q: What do you enjoy most about being a peer specialist?
A: The pleasure it brings being able to assist others on their path. Watching people in recovery spread their wings and grow into their newfound freedom and life is the most rewarding aspect of being a peer specialist.
Q: What have you learned through your journey as a specialist?
A: I’ve learned that I can only carry the message of recovery, but I can’t carry the addict!