NAMI Virginia Program Trainings

Adult and Family Programs

In 2017, we are offering one Peer-to-Peer training, one Family-to-Family training, one In Our Own Voice training, one Connection training, and one Family Support Group training in Richmond, Virginia.  If you are interested in being trained in one of our programs, please contact your local affiliate. If you are unable to locate an affiliate near you, please contact Mary Beth Walsh.

Fall Training Schedule 2017
Family-to-Family Teacher Training
October 6-8
In Our Own Voice Presenter Training
October 28-29
Peer-to-Peer Mentor Training
November 3-5
Family Support Group Facilitator Training
November 11-12
Connection Facilitator Training
November 18-19

Children and Youth Programs

The schedule for 2017 will be updated as events are scheduled. Trainees are required to go through an application and screening process before being approved to attend a training event. For more information, contact Sarah at or Amanda at

Advanced Parent Leadership Trainingproviding knowledge, tools and skills to parents of children or youth with mental health needs to assist you in advocating for your child and build local parent peer support in your community
Fall 2017

Children’s Challenging Behaviors Teacher Training 
Fall 2017

Parent focused Family Support Group Facilitator Training 
Fall 2017