We will be offering many educational opportunities for consumers of behavioral health services in the coming year. Examples may include workshops on recovery and resiliency, boundaries and self-care, SAMHSA’s version of WRAP, mental health parity, and consumer rights and responsibilities.
Do you have a specific presenter or workshop in mind? We’d be happy to do the leg work to bring behavioral health education and awareness to your community! Depending on the activity and required resources, we can help coordinate behavioral health trainings, workshops, and webinars for your audience. We welcome ideas and partnerships to bring opportunities to your area! Feel free to email us about activities you may be offering or are interested in!
SafeTALK Training, presented by Amanda Hunt, sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention—Idaho Chapter and the Office of Consumer and Family Affairs
Saturday June 3rd, 2017
5160 Yellowstone Ave, Chubbuck, ID 83202
Help someone when they need it most. Suicide is preventable. Anyone can make a difference. Attend the half-day safeTALK training program and quickly learn four basic steps to connect people at risk of suicide to life-saving resources. Both professionals and members of the general public save lives using safeTALK training. Anyone 15 or older can attend.
Option 1: 9am–12pm: register here
Option 2: 1:30–4:30pm: register here
Click here for a flyer.
Questions? Contact Amanda Hundt, firstname.lastname@example.org, 208-866-9258
Sustaining Personal Wellness in Recovery
Thursday June 22nd, 2017
Wellness is important for everybody and essential to sustaining long-term recovery. At the same time, sustaining personal wellness means different activities and practices to different people. In this virtual event, SAMHSA’s Bringing Recovery Supports to Scale Technical Assistance Center Strategy (BRSS TACS) team will convene national leaders to discuss the value of and methods for sustaining wellness in various dimensons – physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual – which increases personal resilience in recovery.
Learn more and register here.
Making Self-Care a Priority, presented by Sarah Harris, LCSW
1 hr Webinar hosted by Jannus Inc.
Register and view archived recording.