Event Details

Peer Support Group Facilitator Training

peer support group facilitator trainingApplication Deadline: July 9th

NAMI Wisconsin Peer Support Group offers peer support in a safe and caring environment. Each support group is led by trained facilitators who have moved forward in their recovery journey with the support of their peers.

The group begins with a one minute introduction from each participant and the facilitators, moves into a 15-30 minute educational discussion and then on to open discussion to address the specific needs of the group. Every group ends with a 5 minute activity that focuses on strength and recovery.

Note: The Peer Support Group Training takes place twice a year. Go back to the Events page to see all upcoming trainings for the year.

*Affiliate is responsible for covering the cost of participant travel and lodging.*

Training location is across the street from the tru Hotel in an adjacent hotel:
Hampton Inn & Suites
483 Commerce Drive
Madison, WI 53719
608-271-0200

Lodging at:
Tru by Hilton
8102 Watts Road
Madison, WI 53719
608-820-1083

Block rate $99 - $119

Please note: Times for the training are subject to change. Please plan on attending the training for the entirety of the day(s).


Training Application
Affiliate approval: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/98N3NLS
Application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MLGJHZX (please note application is 2 pages)

Date: August 10, 2019

Peer Support Group Facilitator Training

peer support group facilitator trainingApplication Deadline: July 9th

NAMI Wisconsin Peer Support Group offers peer support in a safe and caring environment. Each support group is led by trained facilitators who have moved forward in their recovery journey with the support of their peers.

The group begins with a one minute introduction from each participant and the facilitators, moves into a 15-30 minute educational discussion and then on to open discussion to address the specific needs of the group. Every group ends with a 5 minute activity that focuses on strength and recovery.

Note: The Peer Support Group Training takes place twice a year. Go back to the Events page to see all upcoming trainings for the year.

*Affiliate is responsible for covering the cost of participant travel and lodging.*

Training location is across the street from the tru Hotel in an adjacent hotel:
Hampton Inn & Suites
483 Commerce Drive
Madison, WI 53719
608-271-0200

Lodging at:
Tru by Hilton
8102 Watts Road
Madison, WI 53719
608-820-1083

Block rate $99 - $119

Please note: Times for the training are subject to change. Please plan on attending the training for the entirety of the day(s).


Training Application
Affiliate approval: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/98N3NLS
Application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MLGJHZX (please note application is 2 pages)

Date: August 11, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team Training (CIT): Eau Claire

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.

 

Eau Claire County Jail

2nd Ave
Eau Claire
WI
54703
Map and Directions

Date: September 9, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training - Tribal Officers

*Please note this training is Tribal Officer focused

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Marsha at muutela@mitw.org

Menominee Casino Resort

N 277 Hwy 47/55
Keshena
WI
54135
Map and Directions

Date: September 16, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team Training (CIT): Sauk

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.

Please register for this free CIT training for law enforcement and corrections officers using this link: http://bit.ly/citsept.

Please contact Sara Jesse, Sauk County Health Department, with any questions you may have at Sara.Jesse@saukcountywi.gov or (608) 355-4308.

Download Training Flyer PDF

 

Lake Delton Fire Department

45 Miller Dr
Lake Delton
WI
53940
Map and Directions

Date: September 16, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team Training (CIT): Waukesha

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.

 

Waukesha County Mental Health Center

1501 Airport Rd
Waukesha
WI
53188
Map and Directions

Date: September 23, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team Training (CIT): Ozaukee/Port Washington

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Undersheriff Christy Knowles at cknowles@co.ozaukee.wi.us.

Ozaukee County Sheriff's Office

1201 S Spring St
Port Washington
WI
53074
Map and Directions

Date: September 23, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training

This will be a law enforcement based class.
First preference will be given to Wood, Portage, Adams, Juneau and Clark County, but open seats can then be filled closer to the registration time.
Registration will open June 1 and go until July 15th for preferred counties.

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Katie at
kczys@co.wood.wi.us.

Mid-State Technical College

500 32nd Street North
Wisconsin Rapids
WI
54494
Map and Directions

Date: October 7, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training: West Bend

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Lisa at LKrenke2016@outlook.com.

West Bend Police Department

1115 South Main Street
West Bend
WI
53095
Map and Directions

Date: October 14, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Deputy Chief Macemon at
William.Macemon@cityofracine.org

Gateway Technical College

1001 S Main Street
Racine
WI
53403
Map and Directions

Date: October 14, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training - Tribal Officers

*Please note this training is Tribal Officer focused

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Marsha at muutela@mitw.org

Menominee Casino Resort

N 277 Hwy 47/55
Keshena
WI
54135
Map and Directions

Date: October 14, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team Training (CIT): Walworth

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.

 

Walworth County Health and Human Services

W4051 County Rd NN
Elkhorn
WI
53121
Map and Directions

Date: October 21, 2019

Crisis Intervention Partner (CIP) Training: Kenosha

Crisis Intervention Partners (CIP) training is a 16 hour training modeled after the training component of Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) programs. CIP is designed for wide-ranging audiences interested in better understanding and improving interactions with people who experience mental health crises. Participants include correctional officers, 911 dispatchers, emergency personnel, hospital staff and more.

The Core philosophy behind CIP is to improve safety, avoid unnecessary use of force, and improve identification, referral, and treatment planning for people living with mental illness.


County Center Building

19600 75th St
Bristol
WI
53104
Map and Directions

Date: October 21, 2019

Planning For The Future

 

NAMI Wisconsin with the UW School of Social Work is hosting a “Planning for the Future Workshop”. Planning for the Future is a one-day workshop designed to help families create a life plan to help ensure the future needs of their loved one are met . All participants will receive a computerized Life Plan Workbook. Featured speakers include; attorney Heather Wilson, social services consultant Ron Konkol, and creator of the workshop Dr Jan Greenberg, PhD, Social Work.

Registration will be available mid 2019.

Date: November 2, 2019

Crisis Intervention Partner (CIP) Training

Crisis Intervention Partners (CIP) training is a 16 hour training modeled after the training component of Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) programs. CIP is designed for wide-ranging audiences interested in better understanding and improving interactions with people who experience mental health crises. Participants include correctional officers, 911 dispatchers, emergency personnel, hospital staff and more.

The Core philosophy behind CIP is to improve safety, avoid unnecessary use of force, and improve identification, referral, and treatment planning for people living with mental illness.


Questions?
Please email Linda at namiportagewoodcounties@gmail.com

Holiday Inn - Stevens Point

1001 Amber Avenue
Stevens Point
WI
54482
Map and Directions

Date: November 7, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Deputy Chief Macemon at
William.Macemon@cityofracine.org

Gateway Technical College

1001 S Main Street
Racine
WI
53403
Map and Directions

Date: November 11, 2019

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training

Crisis Intervention Team training is a community initiative designed to improve the outcomes of police interactions with people living with mental illnesses and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members, and citizens within the community.

CIT programs are local partnerships between law enforcement, mental health providers, local NAMI chapters and other community stakeholders. CIT programs provide 40 hours of training for law enforcement on how to better respond to people experiencing a mental health crisis. CIT is not just a training. Effective CIT programs are based on strong relationships between law enforcement, mental health care providers, families and people living with mental illness.

CIT is a long-lasting, evolving partnership based on mutual goals.


Questions?
Please email Ryan at windorffrm@doj.state.wi.us

Hosted by: NAMI Wisconsin and the State of Wisconsin Department of Justice, Division of Criminal Investigation/Arson Bureau

Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells

S3214 County Hwy BD
Baraboo
WI
53913
Map and Directions

Date: December 9, 2019