What Professionals Need to Know about Families includes a series of 5 modules — each with a trainer and participant manual and a supporting Microsoft PowerPoint presentation — all on one CD. Manuals are in pdf format, which can be viewed and printed using free Adobe Acrobat Reader software. The manuals may be printed as needed for individual participants and multiple training sessions. Microsoft PowerPoint® software is required for viewing the supporting presentations.
Recommended readings for trainers and participants
Training content and guidelines
Exercises for participants
Sample contract for participants
Pre-Post training evaluation
Citation: Spaniol, L., & Massachusetts NAMI/DMH Curriculum, Training, and Practice Consortium. (2004). What professionals need to know about families. Boston: Boston University Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation.