Kathrine (Katie) Goddard has been a Peer and Family Support Specialist for Beacon Health Options since 2015, on the Warm Line for the Illinois Mental Health Collaborative. Already certified in Mental Health First Aid, in February 2016, she became a Certified Recovery Support Specialist and has an associate’s degree in Nursing. Katie’s passion for recovery is evident throughout her life. She uses her lived experience with recovery to share hope with others in multiple faith-based groups as well as the 12-step recovery group that she belongs to outside of work.
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