Trainings

A Learning Community on Integrated Care

The CAFE TA Center recently hosted two learning community meetings to follow-up on a recent webinar on integrated care, The Time is NOW: Peer-Run Organizations and Integrated Care, which can be found here. Attendees had the opportunity to continue the ongoing conversation about how peers and peer organizations can position themselves to promote recovery values …

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A Learning Community on Self-Disclosure, Representation, and Empowerment

The CAFÉ TA Center recently hosted a Learning Community that explored the decisions people with lived experience of mental health conditions make about how they talk about their own mental health, how mental health is represented in our public discourse, and how people can create a space for their own empowerment and impact the way …

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A Learning Community on Personal Money Management

In June of 2021 The CAFÉ TA Center hosted a learning community that explored the topic of personal money management for peers and mental health consumers​. Participants  learned from each other about how to overcome challenges related to personal finance that can be exacerbated by their lived experience. This learning community further explored some of …

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A Learning Community on Peer Leadership

The CAFÉ TA Center recently completed its first  learning community, which explored the topic of peer leadership, and how people with mental health conditions can turn their lived experience into positive change in their communities. What’s a “learning community”? It’s an opportunity for a small group of people to come together to learn about and …

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Peer Supervision

The CAFE TA Center is pleased to present its newest online training, Peer Supervision. As peer support services continue to grow in use and popularity, peer specialists find themselves working within all manner of settings. It can be a challenge for peers to stay true to their values and the principles of recovery as they work …

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Conflict Resolution: Challenging Organizational Change and Growth

The CAFE TA Center is pleased to present its newest online training,  Conflict Resolution: Challenging Organizational Change and Growth. As consumer organizations grow and change, they can experience internal conflict about the path they will take through that growth. Advocates within organizations can share convictions about the importance of mental health, while disagreeing vehemently about how …

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Workforce Development: Advocating for Peer Support Specialist Positions

The CAFE TA Center is pleased to present its newest online training,  Workforce Development:  Advocating for Peer Support Specialist Positions. While the many benefits of peer support are well-known in the peer specialist community, they are less understood in the healthcare system and among the general public. Workforce Development:  Advocating for Peer Support Specialist Positions provides …

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