“A Journey That Led To A CPS Book Club” with Deb Mejchar – June 2023 CPS/CPPS Community of Practice

June 2023 CPS & CPPS Community of Practice

“A Journey That Led To A CPS Book Club”
with Deb Mejchar

June 15th, 2023 from 1:30 – 3:00 pm CT

  • Deb Mejchar

Deb Mejchar has been a Certified Peer Specialist for six years. She has learned from the Peer Community and presented and shared in the CPS community for many years. Deb has lived experience of incarceration and recently retired as a WI Department of Corrections Chaplain. Deb will be presenting in June, her initiative, The Certified Peer Specialist Book Club for those who are employed by the prison as Certified Peer Specialist while serving their sentence.


The CPS Book Club has grown to serve 6 Wisconsin male and female Correctional Institutions. Deb will be sharing her journey that led her to creating the CPS Book Club Initiative!


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