Crisis Support

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255


Crisis Text Line

Text NAMI to 741-741 to connect with a trained crisis counselor to receive free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.


NAMI HelpLine

Call 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) M–F, 7 a.m.–3 p.m. PT for free mental health info, referrals and support.


Find a Local NAMI

NAMI CA State Trainings and NAMI Signature Programs Training

NAMI CA state trainings and NAMI signature programs trainings and placement programs.

NAMI CA ‘s County Affiliates have lots of opportunities for NAMI Members to become Leaders (Teachers, Facilitators) where you can volunteer at your local affiliate and support your community.

If interested in one of the trainings, please contact your affiliate to be recommended.

State Office Hosted Trainings ONLY: Once your affiliate recommends you for the program, they can fill out the application. (AFFILIATES: Applications are posted on the Affiliate Webpage) Once we receive the application NAMI CA will contact you.

Affiliate Hosted Trainings: Please contact their email/phone listed below.

For questions: NAMI California | 916.567.0163 (Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm)| Programs@namica.org

NAMI California and Signature Support Groups

NAMI COPE Law Enforcement Facilitator Training

 


Family Support Group Facilitator Training

OPEN Class begins June 3rd-4th 2023 |NAMI Family Support Group |Contact NAMI Inland Valley for more details.

Contact: NAMI Inland Valley County- Jessie Bliss | Office: 909-206-6792| info@namiinlandvalley.org


 Grupo-de- Apoyo- para-Familiares-de-Nami Leader Training (Spanish)


Connections Leader Facilitator Training

OPEN Class begins June 5th-6th, 2023  | NAMI Connections Recovery Support Group |Contact NAMI Solano for more details.

Contact: NAMI Solano County- Ashley Menguito | Office: 707-330-9441| ashley@namisolanocounty.org

 

OPEN Class begins June 24th- 25th, 2023  | NAMI Connections Recovery Support Group |Contact NAMI Mt San Jacinto for more details.

Contact: NAMI Mt San Jacinto County- Brenda Scott | Office: 951-765-1850 | brenda.scott@namimsj.org

NAMI Signature Classes

Family-to-Family Leader Training

OPEN Class begins June 2nd-4th, 2023 | NAMI Family-to-Family | Contact NAMI San Mateo for more details.

Contact: NAMI San Mateo County- Rocio Cornejo | phone: 650-918-0293| email: rocio@namisanmateo.org


 Familia-a-Familia Leader Training (Spanish)

WAITLIST Class begins June 24th-25th, 2023 | NAMI Familia-a-Familia | Contact NAMI San Mateo for more details.

Contact: NAMI San Mateo County- Rocio Cornejo | phone: 650-918-0293| email: rocio@namisanmateo.org


Family-to-Family Leader Training (Mandarin)


Basics Leader Training

OPEN Class begins June 8th-10th, 2023 | NAMI Basics | Contact NAMI San Mateo for more details.

Contact: NAMI San Mateo County- Rocio Cornejo | phone: 650-918-0293| email: rocio@namisanmateo.org

 


Bases y Fundamentos Leader Training


Peer-to-Peer Leader Training

OPEN Class begins June 4th & June 11th, 2023 | NAMI Peer-to-Peer |Contact NAMI Sonoma for more details.

Contact: NAMI Sonoma- Susan Dunn – (707) 800-3906-Sdunn@namisoco.org


Persona-a-Persona Leader Training (Spanish) 


Provider Leader Training 


Homefront Leader Training 

OPEN Class begins June 15-16, 2023 | NAMI Homefront |Contact State Office for more details.

Contact: NAMI California – Ashlee Espinoza | Office: 916-567-0163 ext.109 | ashlee@namica.org

NAMI California and Signature Community Presentations

IOOV Leader Training 


Mental Health 101 Presenter Training

NAMI California Youth Programs

NAMI On Campus High School Virtual Trainings

Participants must be conditional or returning clubs to participate. All clubs must attend with at least 4 members and their advisor for the full duration of the training to receive credit to become official NCHS Clubs.

September 28-29 
October 26-27 
November 9-10 
January 25-26
February 22-23
March 22-23
April 26-27
May 24-25

 

Contact Youth Coordinator at NCHS@namica.org for more information.

 

Peer Support Specialist Trainings

Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist (PSS) Certification  Training Program

NAMI CA is an approved vendor by CALMHSA to provide the Medi-Cal Peer Support Certification Training.

Have questions? Contact communityengagement@namica.org.

 

Questions?

Contact: The NAMI CA Programs Team at, 916-567-0163 | Programs@namica.org