The University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC) is excited to lead the Peer Recovery Center of Excellence, guided by a peer-led Steering Committee and working with The National Council for Behavioral Health, University of Texas - Austin and University of Wisconsin - Madison.
UMKC has extensive history bringing research to practice, supporting organizations through change processes, and providing high-quality training and TA. The infrastructure, program management and experience with training and TA in a variety of traditional and nontraditional settings will support delivery of services for the Peer Recovery Center of Excellence.
In addition to serving as the National Coordinating Center, UMKC is focusing on Integration of Peer Support Services.
This focus is led by Callan Howton, Director, firstname.lastname@example.org and Zac Talbott, Steering Committee.
The Coordinating Center will also work closely with Sharon Hesseltine, Steering Committee Chair, and Michael King, Steering Committee member working toward national organizational engagement.