John Travers is a Project Director and Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (C.P.R.P.) with more than two decades of experience where he learns from individuals as they pursue a life beyond the mental health system and facilitates learning communities, workshops, and institutes, both nationally and internationally. John believes that PRPSN’s culture is second to none and that peer support occurs when people provide knowledge, experience, emotional, social, or practical help to each other. Please note there is no reference to mental illness in this definition nor is it required. John is driven by curiosity, determination, humor, knowledge, learning, loyalty and meaningful work. In his free time John enjoys comedy, documentaries, music and sleeping.