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As trainings are announced and we are notified, we will update the information on this page.

 NAPS (National Association of Peer Specialists) TRAININGS

Posted September 12, 2014

Independent Living Resources (ILR) will be hosting a NAPS curriculum based peer specialist training Nov. 5th-7th and Nov. 12th-14th, 2014 in Eau Claire, WI. All applications are due by Oct. 17th, 2014 at 4 pm at the ILR office. Please contact ILR at 608-787-1111 or 1-888-474-5745 for an application or more information, or email advocacy@ilresources.org.


Posted March 10, 2014


NAPS SPECIALIST TRAINING

Sponsored By

The Wisconsin Association of Peer Specialists, Inc.

926 South 16th Avenue

Wausau, WI  54401-5772

715-212-3677


LOCATION:

HESTIA’S RESPITE AND RETREAT CENTER

N3899 9TH DRIVE

HANCOCK, WI

 

 

DATES:

 APRIL 4-6, APRIL 11-13 and APRIL 25-27

(This is 3  3-Day weekends total)

APPLICATIONS MUST BE TO US BY SATURDAY, MARCH 29, 2014

There will be a phone interview before the training


SPACE IS LIMITED.  APPLICATIONS WILL BE KEPT ON FILE FOR PARTICIPANTS NOT ATTENDING THIS TRAINING FOR FUTURE TRAININGS

 

 

 

FEE:  $990.00 (NAPS manual and other materials, lodging, meals and snacks)

(DVR Purchase Orders will be accepted)

Advance Payment: Check or Money Order, DVR P.O.......On Site: Cash


First, sessions have been set up on 3 day weekends to ease the burden on those who wish to take the training but work and cannot get 2 full weeks off at a time.  Secondly, the time between class dates gives participants an opportunity to absorb and implement some of the knowledge and tools they learned.

 

PARTICIPANTS MUST COMMIT TO AND ATTEND ALL 9 TRAINING DAYS

(No more than 4 class hours missed is allowed to be able to complete the course)

THIS IS 72 HOUR TRAINING


For Application Click Here 

If you need a printed copy of the application sent to you in the mail,
please call the WAPS Office at 715-212-3677






Posted March 6 , 2014

SPONSORED BY INDEPENDENT LIVING RESOURCES, INC.

4439 Mormon Coulee Road

La Crosse, WI 54601

(608)787-1111

 (608)787-1148 TDD/TTY

FAX- 608-787-1114


6 day training for a total of 48 classroom training hours

Please note: Preference will be given to individuals in La Crosse County.

 Dates of Training:

Wednesday, May 14th, Thursday, May 15th, and Friday, May 16th, 2014

and   Wednesday, May 21st, Thursday, May 22nd, and Friday, May 23rd, 2014

8:45 am-5:00 pm each day

 Cost:

No cost, class is limited to 15 people

(Travel and lodging are not provided)

Lunch/beverages provided daily

A copy of NAPS Training Manual provided

 Location:

Independent Living Resources

4439 Mormon Coulee Road 

La Crosse, WI 54601

Please call 608-787-1111 (voice) or 608-787-1148 (TTY) to request an application. You can also request one via email at: advocacy@ilresources.org. All applications MUST be received by Friday, April 18th, 2014 at 4 pm.

 


 


 

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DEPRESSION AND BI-POLAR SUPPORT ALLIANCE TRAININGS

Posted September 23, 2014

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) Peer Specialist Training -Madison, WI November 3-7, 2014 click here for information



Posted June 12, 2014   Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)-Chicago, IL    
September 29-October 3, 2014-Click here for information.



Posted March 6, 2014


DBSA Peer Specialist Training (Milwaukee, WI)

April 28-May 2, 2014                                                                                                                                                                         Click here to apply.

Fee of $975 Class Materials, post-class exam and beverages.  Does not include

     lodging or meals.


NEW HOPE
TRAININGS




Posted July 23, 2014

New Hope-NAMI Fox Valley will be offering a NEW Hope Peer Specialist Training (Formerly CAP) Beginning the week of November 10th.  Click here for information. Click here for application