A 12-week course for families, partners and friends of individuals (ages 18+) living with mental health issues. This course is designed to facilitate a better understanding of mental illness, increase communication and coping skills and empower participants to become advocates for their family members. This peer-led program was designated as an evidence-based program by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
If you would like to be placed on the call/email list once the schedule is made, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact information. Click for more information about the NAMI Family-to-Family Program.
NAMI Family-to-Family Teacher Training:
February 17-19, 2017 (Pittsburgh) and March 3-5, 2017 (Harrisburg)
Are you a family member who is interested in learning how to co-teach the 12-week Family-to-Family education program? This is an opportunity to give back by providing this course to other families in need. Qualifications: You must be a family member of individual who has a mental health diagnosis and it is preferred that you are a graduate of the Family-to-Family course. For more information, contact Susan Caban at (412) 366-3788 or email email@example.com.