Peer to Peer Classes
NAMI Peer-to-Peer is an 8-session recovery- focused course for adults with mental health conditions:
Free and confidential
Held weekly for two hours
Led by peers with mental health conditions
A great resource for information on mental health and recovery
Offers respect, understanding, encouragement and hope Builds on the strength and resilience of participants
The NAMI Peer-to-Peer Education Course – Peer to Peer is for any individual (18 years and older) living with a mental health condition who is interested in establishing and maintaining their wellness and recovery. Each class is two hours in length and continues for eight consecutive weeks.
The Course uses a combination of lecture, interactive exercise and structured group processes, and the diversity of experience among the course participants affords for a lively dynamic that moves the course along.
Who can take it? – The course is designed to offer an opportunity for growth to any individual 18 years and older who is living with a mental health condition.
Who are the teachers? – The course is taught by two trained “mentors” who are themselves experienced at living well with a mental health condition and are trained by NAMI.