NAMI California Family/Peer Support Specialist
Pilot Webinar Training Program
The Family/Peer Support Specialist Webinar
Training program is devoted to giving peers and family members an
opportunity to learn about educational skills such as the Recovery
Model, Communication Skills, Trauma Informed Care, among others. All
webinar training sessions are guided by trained presenters and provide
opportunities for live participant interaction. The goal of this
program is to provide individuals with lived experience as a peer or
family member Behavioral Health educational training, one-on-one
career counseling, and support to volunteer or work in the Behavioral
Health Field. Interested in taking part in this program?
NAMI California is currently recruiting for the
Fourth Cohort starting in April 2017.
To take part in the program, a person can fall
into one of the following criteria’s (or both):
Orientation Date: (Note: You
only need to attend one of
the following two sessions)
Monday, April 3, 2017
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Location: Webinar Training
Time Commitment, Expectations
& Support for Participants
Participants will need to attend 2 weekly
webinar sessions (Monday and Wednesday) that are each 2.5 hours long.
Training program consists of 70 hours training
that include 19 webinar sessions
Send completed Interest Form to Community
Engagement Coordinator, Zuleima Flores
A designated Program Coordinator will offer
support to participants.
Career counseling and support will be provided.
Contact Community Engagement
Coordinator, Zuleima Flores