Connections is an excellent two-day program that teaches basic facilitator skills to guide you in becoming trained at leading mental health support groups through your local NAMI affiliate. You will be given the tools and communication styles that will help you deal with various group conditions that may occur and be able to facilitate a successful support group after this training. With the support of your local affiliate and this training, you will find success and a sense of purpose through facilitating support groups at the affiliate level and help many individuals in gaining a sense of support.
Note: Interested in becoming a NAMI program facilitator? Contact your local affiliate for more information on how to get involved.