BRIDGES Training (Memphis)
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Friday, August 23, 2013 at 4:00 PM (CDT)
BRIDGES Teacher Training (Building Recovery of Individual Dreams & Goals through Education & Support ) is a self-help program that provides education and support to mental health consumers. It is available to adults who have a diagnosis of mental illness.
Classes include discussions and exercises to help students apply the information. BRIDGES Facilitator Training equips persons to facilitate support groups. BRIDGES support group meetings provide a structured way for individuals to work with one another to strengthen coping skills and deal with the realities of living with a psychiatric disability.
Dates: Monday, August 19-23, from 9am - 4pm each day.
5 day training offering 40 CEU's
No Lunch Provided
For more information: Karen Brasher at (423) 775 3206 or firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: Unlike past events, we require individual tickets to be submitted for each person attending, including their contact information. There is no group ticket option.
When & Where
TN Mental Health Consumers' Association
The Tennessee Mental Health Consumers’ Association (TMHCA) is Tennessee’s only statewide consumer owned and operated organization (and one of the only national 501C3 organizations) with a board of directors and staff who are 100% mental health consumers who work for and on behalf of adults with mental illness.
TMHCA is an organization that understands and lives the concept “consumer-operated, peer services.” TMHCA’s goals are to provide training, technical assistance, education and advocacy opportunities that shall enhance the quality of life for mental health consumers by creating an atmosphere of respect, self-responsibility, honesty and empowerment.”
Visit us online www.tmhca-tn.org