EPION’s Standards Implementation Committee is happy to announce the Fidelity Pilot Report is now available. “Implementing a volunteer peer fidelity assessment in Ontario Early Psychosis Intervention programs: what did we learn?” describes the Fidelity Pilot project conducted by the Standards Implementation Steering Committee (SISC).
The Fidelity Pilot project was initiated to test the feasibility and value of using an innovative peer assessment method to assess the fidelity of selected Ontario EPI programs. Peer assessor teams of volunteer EPI program staff and CAMH evaluators were formed to conduct the program reviews. The pilot was completed in nine programs.
This report describes the review process and the results of the evaluation. Also included are recommended next steps related to fidelity monitoring in EPI programs.
Implementing a volunteer peer fidelity assessment in Ontario Early Psychosis Intervention programs: What did we learn? EPION’s Standards Implementation Steering Committee (September 24, 2018)