You and I see people first, symptoms second.
We carry a great gift. It is the gift of hope. It is the unwavering, never to be extinguished conviction that all of our work begins from the common ground of our shared humanity.
The CommonGround Program helps re-ignite passion for your vocation, and excel at supporting people on their journey of recovery. Get started with the E-Learning and Guides below.
Each of these online courses includes videos, quizzes and exercises to help you apply what you have learned.
Personal Medicine is what we DO to get well and stay well. In this course, Pat Deegan will teach you about the power of Personal Medicine and have the opportunity to discover your own.
Power Statements amplify our voice so professionals understand us and what our goals are. In this course, Pat Deegan will teach you how to develop your own Power Statement.
Use these printed guides to support the individuals you are working with.
Everyone experiences anxiety. But if your anxiety interferes with your ability to do the things that matter to you, this Guide can help.
Get inspired with my ready-to-print posters and papers.
This poster shows us that courage in recovery means putting one foot in front of the other, even if we are afraid. Print out this poster and enjoy.
It's easy to get lost in the work we do. This poster reminds us that we can remain human hearted while working in human services. Print out this poster and enjoy.
This poster reminds us that everyone's path is different. Recovery is a pathway to the life I want for myself. Print out this poster and enjoy.
This poster reminds us that the seeds we sow can take root and grow into change. Print out this poster to hang in your home, or on the walls of your program.