Characteristics of Peer Supporters

Interpersonal skills are essential for success in peer work. Peer support is centered on forming relationships and engaging individuals in their own pathway to recovery. The following are some characteristics that help peer supporters communicate with others so they feel understood and heard:

Thief in the Night (Poem)

Just as it happened in the days of Noah
So shall it happen now
The Son of Man will harvest souls
Like a reaper on a plow
Satan’s seed will perish
Ashes to ashes, dust to dust
I beg of you
Please, hear me now
Oh children of the dark