Peer-to-Peer Recovery Education Course Beginning April 20!


NAMI San Diego and NAMI North Coastal is hosting a FREE Peer-to-Peer Recovery Education Course for any individual (18 years and older) living with mental illness who is interested in establishing their wellness and recovery. Each class is two hours in length and continues for 10 sessions. The course is taught by two trained “mentors” who are themselves experienced at living well with mental illness.

Course Topics Include:

  • Relapse Prevention Planning
  • Brain Biology and Research
  • Discussion of DSM IV Diagnostic criteria for most major mental illnesses
  • Triggers, Disclosure to family and friends, Communication, Hospitals Stays, Incarceration, Working with Providers
  • Advance Directive, Empowerment, Advocacy
  • Storytelling
  • Suicide and Prevention
  • Mindfulness exercises
  • Guest speakers

Interested? Have questions?
Contact NAMI North Coastal at:
ph: 760 722 3754


Language Course Dates/Times Time Location Region
*English April 20 – May 21, 2015
Monday’s & Thursday’s
5 consecutive weeks,
2 times a week
1:30pm-3:30pm Pilgrim Church
2020 Chestnut Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
North Central

 *Please Note: All courses close after the 2nd session

Program funded by MHSA through the County of San Diego HHSA Behavioral Health Division

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