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 December 3-4, 2022 | Family Support Group |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org

 

OPEN Class begins January 28-29, 2023 | Family Support Group |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org


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

 


Connections Leader Facilitator Training

OPEN Class begins December 10-11, 2022 |NAMI Connections Recovery Support Group |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org

 

OPEN Class begins January 14-15 , 2023 |NAMI Connections Recovery Support Group |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org

NAMI Signature Classes

Family-to-Family Leader Training

OPEN Class begins December 3-4, 2022 | NAMI Family-to-Family |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org

 

OPEN Class begins December 19-20, 2022 | NAMI Family-to-Family |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org

 

OPEN Class begins January 7-8, 2023 | NAMI Family-to-Family |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org


 Familia-a-Familia Leader Training (Spanish)

CLOSED Class begins January 9-10, 2023 | F2F (Spanish)| Contact state office for more details.

Contact: NAMI California – Ashlee Espinoza| (916) 567-0163 ext.109 | programs@namica.org


Family-to-Family Leader Training (Mandarin)


Basics Leader Training


Bases y Fundamentos Leader Training


Peer-to-Peer Leader Training

OPEN Class begins November 17-18, 2022 | NAMI Peer-to-Peer |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI GLAC – Sylvia Gil | 323-351-0999 | sgil@namiglac.org

 

OPEN Class Begins TBD 2022 | OSHPD Trainings | Contact affiliate for more detail.

Contact: NAMI San Joaquin | Crisanne Santini <csantini@twcsj.org> and Mary Fields <mcfields22@gmail.com>

 

OPEN Class Begins November 19-20, 2022  | NAMI Peer Mentor Training |Contact affiliate for more detail.

Contact: MHACC  | Cami Liao <camiliao@mhacc-usa.org>

 

OPEN Class begins January 21-22, 2023 |NAMI Peer-to-Peer |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org

 

OPEN Class begins December 13-14, 2022 |NAMI Peer-to-Peer |Contact affiliate for more details.

Contact: NAMI Fresno – Heather Hayford | Office: 559-224-2469 | info@namifresno.org


Persona-a-Persona Leader Training (Spanish) 


Provider Leader Training 


Homefront Leader Training 

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 *

Note: all dates with * are tentative dates

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

 

Peer Support Specialist Trainings

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

*Page under construction for updates

 

Questions?

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