Peer to Peer

Peer to Peer

Nami Peer-to-Peer Course is a free, 8 session educational program for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. Taught by a trained team of people who’ve been there, the program includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises. Everything is confidential, and Nami Jacksonville never recommends a specific medical therapy or treatment approach.

Peer to Peer

Nami Peer-to-Peer Course is a free, 8 session educational program for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. Taught by a trained team of people who’ve been there, the program includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises. Everything is confidential, and Nami Jacksonville never recommends a specific medical therapy or treatment approach.

Sign Up Today!

New Peer to Peer class starting March 21, 2022.
Please submit the registration form below and your teacher will contact you to confirm your spot in the class.

Register

What You'll Gain

Nami Peer-to-Peer is a safe, confidential space. The course provides an opportunity for mutual support and growth. Experience compassion and understanding from people who relate to your experiences. This is a place to learn more about recovery in an accepting environment. 

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  • Set a vision and goals for thve future
  • Partner with health care providers
  • Develop confidence for making decisions
  • Practice relaxation and stress reduction tools
  • Share your story
  • Strengthen relationships
  • Enhance communication skills
  • Learn about mental health treatment options

What People Are Saying


“I am now aware that I’m not alone. I’d like to become more involved with Nami and advocacy.”

“I’ve really learned how to cope with my triggers better, and I’m now on the path to truly loving myself.”

“Nami Peer-to-Peer gave me hope when I was close to giving up. I realized that things can and do get better and that my mental health condition doesn’t define me. I learned how to speak up for myself, build a strong support network and make plans for my future. I felt welcome and like I was among friends. Most importantly, I felt heard and understood.”

“I’ve learned how to communicate with my parents about what’s going on with me.”

Peer to Peer Class Registration Form
March 2022

FREE! Online Zoom Peer to Peer Class - 8 week course

March 21st -May 9th, 2022

8 week course
Monday Evenings 6:00pm-8:30pm
Virtual Course
Location: Zoom, registration required
Pick up materials needed for course by March 14th at our NAMI Office location downtown:  
NAMI Jacksonville Office,
40 E Adams Street, Lower Level, Room 39
Jacksonville, FL 32202

What to expect

Taught by a trained team of people who have been there, the program includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises.  Everything is confidential, and NAMI never recommends a specific medical therapy or treatment approach.

This virtual group experience provides the opportunity for mutual support and positive impact.  You can experience compassion and reinforcement from people who relate to your experiences.  Through your participation you have the opportunity to help others grow.  This is a confidential place to learn from shared experiences in an environment of sincere, uncritical acceptance.  Recovery is a journey, and there is hope for all people living with mental illness.

Nami Peer to Peer Helps You:

  • Create a personalized relapse prevention plan
  • Learn how to interact with health care providers
  • Develop confidence for making decisions and reducing stress
  • Stay up to date on mental health research
  • Understand the impact of symptoms on your life
  • Access practical resources on how to maintain your journey toward recovery
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Please plan to pick up your participant manual from our office between February 15-March 14th, 2022 during office hours at:

40 E Adams Street, Suite LL05
Jacksonville, FL 32202

Please submit the registration form below and we will contact you to confirm your spot in the class.

Sign Up Today!

New Peer to Peer class starting March 21, 2022.
Please submit the registration form below and your teacher will contact you to confirm your spot in the class.

Register
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OUR MISSION
The mission of NAMI Jacksonville is to support and improve the quality of life for family members and those living with mental illness.

NAMI Jacksonville Florida
40 E. Adams St., Ste. LL05
Jacksonville, FL 32202

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