NAMI Virginia Program Trainings

Adult and Family Programs
Join one of our trainings! 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.

Summer/Fall Training Dates

In Our Own Voice: Saturday, June 30 in Winchester, VA. *Deadline for applications: June 15. Deadline for online training: June 22.* There are 16 slots available, which will be on a first come, first served basis.

Peer-to-Peer Training: July 21-22 in Richmond, VA. *Deadline for applications: June 25. Deadline for online portion: July 5.* There are 15 slots available, which will be on a first come, first served basis. Affiliates will be allotted 1-2 slots for this training.

Family-to-Family Training: October 12-14, location TBD. *Deadline for applications: September 28*

Connection Training: October 20-21, location TBD. *Deadline for applications: October 5*

Family Support Group Training: November 3-4, location TBD. *Deadline for applications: October 19*

Peer-to-Peer Training: November 17-18, location TBD. *Deadline for applications: October 29; Deadline for online portion: November 5*

In Our Own Voice Fall Training: Date and location to be determined; check back for updates!

Children and Youth Programs
Please note, following all trainings, you will be asked to make a commitment of time and energy to supporting the parent movement in a volunteer capacity. Trainings are open to biological, foster, adoptive and kinship parents of children, youth and young adults with mental health challenges who wish to give back and make the journey easier for others in their community. For more information, contact Sarah at swilson@namivirginia.org or Amanda at along@namivirginia.org.

Fall Training Dates

Family (Parent) Support Group Training: November 3-4, location TBD. *Deadline for applications: October 19*