NAMI Family-to-Family is a 12-session educational program for family, significant others, and friends of adults (18+) who are living with a mental health diagnosis. The course provides critical information and strategies for supporting the person you love, as well as communication and problem solving skills, family advocacy, caring for yourself and other family members, and much more!
Qualifications for Teacher Training: (1) Must be a family member/significant other of an adult (18+) who has a mental health diagnosis. (2) Although preferred, it is not mandatory that you are a graduate of the NAMI Family-to-Family class. (3) Willingness to attend the 3-day mandatory teacher training. (4) Candidates will adhere to the NAMI program guidelines of confidentiality. (5) Must be a NAMI member prior to beginning training.
Training Location & Times: NAMI Keystone PA, 105 Braunlich Drive, Suite 230, Pittsburgh, PA 15237; February 8-9, 2020 (note this is a two-day training, not three)
Lodging and Travel Information: Participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging expenses.
Pittsburgh Training: TBA
Training Application: If you would like to train to be a NAMI Family-to-Family teacher and have not already submitted an application, please download and complete the NAMI Family-to-Family training application. Send completed application to email@example.com.