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The Center offers state of the art mental health education training, workshops and webinars in person and virtual. The Full Circle style is culturally sensitive, informative, interactive and trainees take away implementable skills to help empower, encourage and change.

Please email us at info@fullcirclelifeny.com to discuss how we can help and develop a workshop or training program just for you or your organization.

mental wellness OUTDOORS program

We are advocates of getting outside and enjoying the fresh air. Studies have shown that consistent outside activities like walking, running, or simply enjoying a nice breeze on the patio lowers this risk of depression and assists with better stress recovery. We’ve created a Mental Wellness Outdoors Program that ranges from yearly walk-a-thons to raise mental wellness awareness to monthly outdoor support groups for camping excursions and COVID-19 safe events.

Further research shows that in just a few minutes after enjoying some fresh air during a walk can have amazing health benefits, including increased positive brain activity in the pleasure sensors of the brain. To learn more about our Mental Wellness Outdoors Program please feel free to email or contact us.

TRAINING PROGRAMS (EXAMPLES)

Post Covid-19 Recovery, Resilience, and Reintegration

Depression, Anxiety, Trauma

Working with Domestic Violence Survivors

Culturally-Competent Anger Management & Conflict Resolution

From Fear to Faith Skills Training

Men, Fatherhood, and Mental Health

Faith-based Mental Recovery Programs

Diversity, Inclusion Tolerance, and Mental Health

Eliminating Stigma, Shame and other Barriers to Mental Health Treatment

Understanding the Role of Culture and Faith in the Urban Mental Health Context

Understanding Impact of Poverty, Racism, and Discrimination

on Mental Health of Children and Underserved Families

Child and Adolescent Mental Health & Wellbeing in Urban Context

Depression and Suicide Prevention Children, Adolescents and Underserved Families

Motivational Interviewing

Mental Health Basics: Mental Health First Aid

Understanding Trauma

Post Covid-19 Recovery, Resilience, and Reintegration

Learn how to adapt and recover post-covid. This workshop delves into multiple dimensions of wellness — resulting in increased resiliency and necessary skills to help you adjust and return to a post-covid world.

R.E.S.T. (Relax, Enjoy, Smile and Time Out)

A 3-week stress management and resiliency training program for Parents with children 0-3.

Depression, Anxiety, Trauma

A training program that focuses on three of the most common mental health conditions – depression, anxiety, and trauma. This program educates participants about these conditions and aims to push out the stigma that may be surrounding these conditions. Participants will be able to recognize the common signs and symptoms, as well as learn how to effectively manage and cope with them.

Working with Domestic Violence Survivors

A training program that provides education on the skills necessary to work effectively and compassionately with domestic violence survivors — using a multicultural lens.

Suicide Prevention

A training for Youth and Families that reviews signs of suicide and how to help support someone at risk.

Culturally Competent Anger Management & Conflict Resolution

A training program that focuses on managing anger and practicing culturally sensitive conflict resolution in multiple settings (occupational and interpersonal relationships).

From Fear to Faith Skills Training

Learn how to manage and effectively deal with fear and everyday stressors through a spiritual/faith-based lens.

Men, Fatherhood, and Mental Health

A training program that aims to educate participants about men’s mental health. The program will explore the many factors impacting men’s mental health and the possible impact mental health may have on their roles in life – including fatherhood.

Faith-Based Recovery Programs

Learn how faith may be an important tool in your recovery toolbox. This workshop focuses on incorporating faith in recovery programs.

Diversity, Inclusion, Tolerance, and Mental Health

A training that ensures participants acquire the skills necessary for culturally competent care and management. Participants will learn the importance of diversity, inclusion, tolerance, and mental health across various settings.

Eliminating Stigma, Shame, and other Barriers to Mental Health Treatment

A training that discusses common barriers to mental health treatment — such as stigma and shame — and how to overcome them.

Understanding the Role of Culture and Faith in the Urban Mental Health Context

Learn how culture and faith affect mental health in complex environments typically packed with stressors, such as urban settings. This training program dives into the different dynamics in urban settings and the challenges they pose to mental health.

Understanding the Impact of Poverty, Racism, and Discrimination on Mental Health of Children and Underserved Families

Learn how poverty, racism and discrimination can impact the mental health of children and underserved families. This program will also provide tips on how to address and best minimize this impact on children and families in this community.

Child and Adolescent Mental Health & Wellbeing in Urban Context

A training that explores the dynamics and intricacies of city life and how they can affect child and adolescent mental health and wellbeing.

Depression and Suicide Prevention in Children, Adolescents, and Underserved Families

A training that focuses on recognizing depression in children, adolescents, and families in underserved communities. Participants will also learn how to successfully implement suicide prevention skills in this population.

Motivational Interviewing

A training that teaches motivational interviewing skills and how to implement them for various purposes and settings.

Mental Health Basics: Mental Health First Aid

Learn all the basics of mental health first aid delivery. This training covers mental health first aid basic skills, and when and how to apply them appropriately.

Understanding Trauma

A training program that is dedicated entirely to understanding trauma; its possible causes/triggers, its signs and symptoms, and management/treatment options available.

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Please consider becoming a volunteer, or instructor. Contact us if you are interested and have experience and skills in the following areas info@fullcirclelifeny.com

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