Date: December 8, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

Location: In-Person

Learning Objectives:

  • Common mental health concerns in children and youth.
  • Understanding the advocate role
  • Review the various Mental Health services in NYC

Date: November 17, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

Location: In-Person

Learning Objectives:

  • Learning outreach skills within different communities and settings
  • Effective engagement strategies throughout a multitude of platforms
  • Utilizing these skills and strategies within the peer advocate role

Date: October 27, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

Location: In-Person

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding the Mental Health System
  • Why is Mental health important in education?
  • Exploring options within the Mental health system and Education

 

father and son sitting on stoop

Date: October 20, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

Location: In-Person

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding the Foster Care and Juvenile Justice Systems
  • Connection between Juvenile Justice and Foster Care and how to maneuver between the two systems
  • Exploring Juvenile Justice and Foster Care Supports

Date: September 15, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

Location: In-Person

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding Self-Stigma
  • Strengthen the ability to recognize and combat self-stigma
  • Increase the use of self-care practices

Date: July 28, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding Lived Experience
  • Learning how to work with families with lived experience
  • Empowering through lived experience

Date: June 16, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding what is fostering independence
  • Positives of fostering independence
  • Tips for families and advocates in fostering independence

Date: June 2, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of types of Mental Health crisis
  • Reflect on and establish advocates role in crisis management
  • Review NYC mental health resources and how to use them

Date: May 19, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • What are IEPs and Evaluations
  • Why are IEPs and Evaluations important within school systems
  • Tips and Resources for IEPs and Evaluations

Date: April 21, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop which parenting curriculum is best for your parent
  • Learn skills on how to engage better with your parenting group
  • Tips on how to have a successful group