PER LA MENTE,
CON IL CUORE

PEER TO PEER

Training course for people that suffer from a mental illness.

The course is offered in Milan and Genoa
For more information: 800.274.274

Characteristics of the program

• The teachers of the course are not professionals, but “peers” that suffered from a mental disorder and attended a specific training
• The course runs for 12 meetings, 2 hours each
• The course and the supplied manual are free
• Progetto Itaca has received the accreditation by the American Association NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) to provide the Peer-to-Peer course in Italy
• In June 2014 a training course in the English language with two American tutors was held in Milan to prepare the Italian trainers
• The translation of the course manual into Italian was realized in collaboration with the Department of Languages and Psychology of IULM University

What the course covers

• Information and discussions about psychiatric disorders (psychosis, schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder, panic attacks, obsessive compulsive disorder andborderline personality disorder)
• Up-to-date information about medication, secondary effects and strategies for ongoing treatment, prevention of relapses and awareness
• Information on the functioning of the brain
• Sharing of personal experiences
• Strategies to manage crisis and relapses
• Exercises to manage fears, stress and emotional overload
• Guidance in relation to services and community support


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