Family-to-Family Education Course Starting the week of October 4th

Family-to-Family Education Course
Starting the week of October 4th

Our Family-to-Family mental illness education course is back!

  • Starting the week of October 4th (exact times & dates T.B.C)
  • Led by trained family-member volunteers with living experience
  • One 2.5 hr session/week
  • Online via Zoom
  • 8 week course
  • Free of charge

As spaces are limited, register now via this link.

Please see below for more information and share with anyone who you think might benefit from this course.

You will learn:

  • Different aspects of mental illness, including up-to-date information on mental illnesses and how they affect the brain
  • Current treatments and therapies
  • How to navigate the mental health system in B.C.
  • Communication and problem-solving skills
  • Compassion-centered approaches for supporting a loved one with a mental health condition
  • Ways to handle a crisis
  • Advocating for care for your ill loved one
  • Managing negative feelings and self-care strategies 

Based on the trauma model of education, the course utilizes a unique combination of healing, consciousness-raising and empowerment to address the long-neglected needs of those caring for a loved one with a mental illness.

For more information and to register, please visit: https://pathwayssmi.org/education/family-to-family-course/

If you have any questions before registering, please get in touch at familysupport@pathwayssmi.org or 604-926-0856.

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