Trainings available

The Family Institute for Education, Practice & Research is a resource to mental health providers to learn how to add family support services to assist with the recovery of individuals with mental illness. The Family Institute has the ability to tailor trainings for individuals on a one to one basis, programs within an agency, agency […]

Read More

Family Information Night

Purpose: An informational meeting hosted by a mental health agency/program that has a feel of an Open House with food & drinks being provided. Duration: Flexible. One time, Multiple times per year and/or quarterly. Components: Flexible – depending on the needs of the consumers and their families. Formal presentations by agency staff can be made […]

Read More

Resource Library

Family Institute Training Materials Books Break the Bipolar Cycle The Bipolar Handbook: Real-Life Questions with Up-to-Date Answers Henry’s Demons: A Father and Son’s Journey Out of Madness Ben Behind His Voices: One Family’s Journey from the Chaos of Schizophrenia to Hope Living with Bipolar Disorder: A Guide for Individuals and Families Welcome to the Jungle: […]

Read More

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI-NYS is the state organization of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots organization for people with mental illness and their families. Founded in 1979, NAMI has affiliates in every state and in more than 1,100 local communities across the country. NAMI-NYS provides support to family and friends of individuals with mental […]

Read More

Webinars

« back 1. Performance Indicator Data Webinar: Webmeeting 2. Spectrum of Family Services Resources and Supports for NYS PROS Teams Informational Forums: PROS Information Forum Powerpoint PIN Application for NYS PROS Teams 3. Webinar # 1: Consumer Centered Family Consultation: Engaging Consumers. Engaging the consumer is the first of two preliminary steps to conducting a Consumer […]

Read More
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!