Brittany Barnes has been with MHA of Palm Beach County, FL for over 4 years. She started working on the MHAPBC Helpline, providing navigation and support, and began her work with Peers. Brittany has supervised and worked alongside Peer Specialists, including developing a pilot program, which integrated Peers into inpatient psychiatric centers to bridge the gap after a person is discharged into the community. Brittany now works as the Director of Program Impact and MHAPBC and is seeking her licensure as a LCSW.
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