Mental Health Consultant
I can help orient folks with mental health issues to the services available for someone with a mental health issue. I also could talk about mental health recovery from a Peer perspective. I have been managing Schizo-affective Disorder Bipolar Type for over a decade.
Training & Qualifications
I have 4.5 years experience as and inpatient consumer of mental health services at Western State Hospital. I have 5 years experience living on SSI/SSDI benefits with section 8 housing and food stamps. And I have 3 years experience at my current full time job as a Peer Specialist working at a local Mental Health Crisis Center.
I have been working at my present job as a Peer Specialist for 3 years helping folks sign up for DSHS benefits, Federal Benefits and Mental Health Services at local agencies in King County.
I also have a powerful recovery story with my mental health that can be beneficial for folks struggling with Mental Health issues to hear.
Availability & Preferences
I'm usually available late morning and early afternoons.