Date: January 12, 2023

Time: 10-1pm

Location: In-Person

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding different types of leadership
  • Exploring your individual leadership style
  • Using leadership skills as an advocate

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: August 18, 2022

Time: 10-1pm

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

Learning Objectives:

  • Learning the fundamentals of Youth Peer Advocacy 
  • Understanding role of a Youth Peer Advocate
  • Provide key information on Youth Peer Advocate Credentialing process

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 9, 2022

Time: 1-3pm

Location: Zoom

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of Housing and Independent Living
  • Different steps towards getting Housing and Independent Living
  • Tips on what to look for when seeking Housing and Independent Living

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