Signature Program Training for Affiliates

NAMI signature programs are all peer-led and utilize a ‘train the trainer’ model. They are each built around structured manuals to ensure fidelity to each program model and require participation in extensive training workshops to become certified to lead each program.  NAMI Illinois provides training on NAMI Signature Programs for affiliate members.    Now is the time to start recruiting and screening participants.

Please note the Deadline for each training registration will be one month prior to the training date.

Learn About Specific Program Requirements

To assist you with your recruiting efforts please download and use the Education Training 2017 Series Application to help ensure you match the right people for the right program.   Application NAMI Training de Familia-to-Familia Fillable Form

NAMI Illinois’ goal is to have each training break even.  Registration fees for each training will be no more than $225 per person.  

The registration fee covers:    Training materials, fees associated with location costs, trainer expenses, lunch and breaks.

Your registration fee does NOT cover: Travel costs overnight lodging, breakfast or dinner.


2017 Signature Program Training Schedule

In Our Own Voice – July 8 & 9, 2017 – Wheaton, Illinois

De Familia a Familia de NAMI – July 28 – 30, 2017 – Wheaton, Illinois

Connection Recovery Support Group Facilitator Training – TBA, Fall 2017

Family Support Group Facilitator Training – October 28 & 29, 2017 – Wheaton, Illinois

If you are interested in Ending the Silence training’s please contact NAMI Illinois at 217-522-1403.