NFSTAC offers an array of family support technical assistance events at no cost to participants. The events are open to the public and are geared for families, the family support workforce including family peer specialists, mental health providers, behavioral health providers, addiction specialists, educators, systems leaders, and policy-makers who are interested in family support and engagement. NFSTAC encourages you to take part in these exciting opportunities.
Thursday, February 3, 2022
Join us for Family Connections - a virtual community for parents and caregivers who support loved ones facing substance use and/or mental health challenges. We meet the first Thursday of every month from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. ET. February's topic is "How to Find the Right Campus Supports for Your Student Experiencing Mental Health or Substance Use." February's topic will be "How to Find the Right Campus Supports for Your Student Experiencing Mental Health or Substance Use."
Wednesday, February 16, 2022
This webinar will describe the early and broad factors that influence a child’s risk and resilience for substance use and addiction and what is needed to more effectively address these issues going forward. Learn more about our speakers and learning objectives at the registration link below.
Substance Use: An Earlier and Broader Approach
Wednesday December 1, 2021
Join us and the E4 Center for Behavioral Health Disparities in Aging for a rich presentation and discussion with a national expert in aging and a parent/caregiver expert on families with the lived experience caring for an older adult who struggles with mental illness.
with Mental Health and Substance Use
Lifespan Family Support Series
May 27 and June 24, 2021
Stabilizing Housing: A
September 30 and October 21, 2021
Next Steps in Family Peer Support
November 3rd, 2021
To access all of our webinars in one place, visit our YouTube channel.
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Looking for additional training and support? We encourage you to visit the National Federation of Families' webinars page to learn about events being offered nationally that address mental health and substance use and other topics
related to the needs of families and the family peer support workforce.