Community Mental Health Trainings
A VARIETY OF TRAINING & PRESENTATIONS OFFERED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
NAMI Fox Valley is pleased to offer training and presentations such as our NAMI 101 Education Series, “Honest, Open and Proud”, Youth Mental Health First Aid, and many others.
NAMI 101 Series
NAMI staff and trained speakers provide informative, powerful and hopeful presentations to community groups, businesses and organizations to help break down stigma and enrich audiences' understanding of the impact of mental illnesses.
NAMI Talks Speakers Bureau
Speakers for your group or event
As part of our outreach efforts, NAMI Fox Valley works to educate the public about mental illness and provide fact-based information about mental illness, recovery, and related topics. Invite us to come to speak to your employees, service club, church group, or classroom. We also offer tailored presentations.
12-week program for families & others
NAMI Family-to-Family is a 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness at no charge to participants. It is a designated evidence-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an individual living with a mental health condition.
NAMI Signature Program
NAMI Basics is a free, 6-week education program for parents and family caregivers of children and teens who are experiencing symptoms of a mental illness or whom have already been diagnosed. NAMI Basics is offered in a group setting so you can connect with other people face-to-face.
8-week recovery course
This 8-week education course focuses on recovery and is for any individual with a mental illness at no charge to participants. The course provides participants with comprehensive information on mental illnesses and teaches strategies for personal and interpersonal awareness, coping skills, and self-care strategies.