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NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group Facilitator Training

Start Date: Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:00 am
End Date: Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 3:00 pm
Location: Best Western Plus Capital Inn, 1937 Christy Drive, Jefferson City, MO 65101
Application Deadline: July 6, 2018

To apply: Complete the NAMI Missouri Connection Recovery Support group Facilitator Training Application

For more information: See the NAMI Missouri letter to interested participants and the complete training agenda.

About the Training: This training is for individuals living with mental illness who would like to become certified to facilitate NAMI Connection Recovery Support Groups. The training is provided at no cost with expenses covered using a grant issued by the US Department of Health and Human Services through SAMHSA. The training is limited to 18 participants.

About Connection Recovery Support Groups: NAMI Connection Recovery Support Groups are free, peer-led support groups for adults living with mental illness. Participants gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators in pairs of two. For additional program information, visit the NAMI Missouri Support group page or the National Connection Recovery Support Group page.

Questions? Contact Alice Kliethermes, Director of Consumer Services, at alice@namimissouri.org

 

 

Date: August 10, 2018

Family Support Group Facilitator Training

Start Date: Saturday, August 25, 2018
End Date: Saturday, August 26, 2018
Location: Best Western Plus Capital Inn, 1937 Christy Drive, Jefferson City, MO 65101
Application Deadline: July 27, 2018

To apply: Complete the NAMI Missouri Family Support Group Facilitator Training Application

For more information: See the Family Support Group Facilitator Training Announcement

About the Training: This training is for friends and family members of individuals living with mental illness who would like to become certified to facilitate NAMI Family Support Groups. The training is provided at no cost with expenses covered through a contract with the Missouri Department of Mental Health. The training is limited to 18 participants.

About Family Support Groups: NAMI Family Support Groups are free, peer-led support groups for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Participants gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators in pairs of two. For additional program information, visit the NAMI Missouri Support group page or the National Family Support Group page.

Questions? Contact Sonya Baumgartner, Director of Family Services, at sonya@namimissouri.org.

Date: August 25, 2018

Homefront - Columbia

Start Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018
End Date: Saturday, September , 2018
Number of sessions: 3
Notes: This free, 3-session course will run for three consecutive Saturdays from 9:00 am - 2:30 pm. Lunch will be provided. 

  • Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Date: September 8, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

In Our Own Voice Presenter Training

Event Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Best Western Plus Capital Inn, 1937 Christy Drive, Jefferson City, MO 65101
Registration Deadline: August 27, 2018

To apply: Complete the NAMI Missouri In Our Own Voice Training Application

For more information: See the NAMI Missouri letter to interested participants

About the Training: This training is for individuals living with mental illness who would like to participate in the NAMI In Our Own Voice Presentation Program. The training is provided at no cost with all expenses covered using a grant issued by the US Department of Health and Human Services through SAMHSA. The training is limited to 16 participants.

About the In Our Own Voice Program: Individuals living with mental illness deliver interactive, stigma-reducing presentations to groups and organization. Presenters work in groups of two. The presentations also include a video component and group discussion. Presenters are eligible to receive a $30 speaker fee and mileage reimbursements upon submission of required documents to NAMI Missouri. For additional program information, visit the NAMI Missouri In Our Own Voice program page or the National In Our Own Voice program page.

Questions? Contact Alice Kliethermes, Director of Consumer Services, at alice@namimissouri.org

Date: September 29, 2018

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