Date: September 29, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

Location: 590 Avenue of the Americas, 9th FL Room 902 New York, NY 10011

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding the role of the supervisor and importance of flexibility and communication
  • Defining work styles and their relation to lived experiences
  • Ways to foster and develop practical coaching skills

Date: September 15, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

Location: To be Determined. SFC Staff will reach out to registrants on updated location

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn to reduce stigma of Mental Health and receiving services
  • Learn to strengthen the ability in helping families recognize mental health distress
  • Discuss the advocates role in helping youth and families increase use of well-being practice/ help-seeking behaviors

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: July 14, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding the importance of culture when engaging youth
  • Learning about different types of racial bias
  • Understanding the importance of being self aware when working with youth from different backgrounds

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 26, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of FPA and YPA workforce needs
  • Explore how to motivate and increase staff commitment
  • Tools to increase workforce retention

Description: Learn more about the Strong Families and Communities Training Center and the great work the staff support in.

In this workshop attendees will analyze the experiences of a variety of immigrant groups in the US ranging from. refugees, and undocumented folk to residents and asylum seekers. Attendants will learn how to provide support to these families and begin to understand their unique mental health needs and challenges.  We will also discuss the mental health needs specific to immigrant families. Lastly attendees will receive tools and resources to help support immigrant families with their mental health wellbeing.