Peer Support Worker (Male-Addiction)
Helping Support You!
Leonardo DiMatteo has gone through a process of recovery and supports others with addiction challenges to identify and achieve life goals as part of their recovery.
Peer Support Workers use strengths-based and recovery oriented approaches with individuals and/or groups to help combat stigma, promote self-determination, and install hope.
Mr. DiMatteo will collaborate with individuals, promote self advocacy and support individual to advocate for themselves.
Mr. DiMatteo will collaborate with women to better promote self advocacy while providing support for individual self advocacy.
In the end, he wants people who are struggling from an addiction challenge or mental illness that they can find optimism in knowing there is always light at the end of the tunnel if you keep going!