STAR Center Training Opportunities

Special STAR Center Training Opportunities

 

Measuring What Matters Learning Collaborative for
Peer and Family Run Organizations
 
Call for Applications – due March 3, 2017

Up to six Peer and/or Family Run Organizations will be chosen to participate in 6 virtual training sessions to learn and implement proven strategies for strengthening and increasing their readiness for managed care focused on the development of meaningful performance measures.

Organizations designated as peer or family run organizations from across the country are eligible to apply. 

Selected organizations will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop a value based measurement system
  • Gain practical knowledge and skills related to developing a managed care ready organization
  • Strategically leverage existing and new opportunities
  • Minimize roadblocks to becoming managed care ready
  • Develop a customized, actionable roadmap
  • Become an integral part of a national coaching cohort with access to powerful resources, tools and coaching for six months

How to Apply
Complete the application package and send it to Tanya Ryder, STAR Center Project Manager, at tryder@nami.org by March 3, 2017.


Collaborative Leadership Facilitator Skills Training Program: Working Across the Divides
 Call for Applications – due March 3, 2017

Up to 20 people will be chosen through an application process to be in 6 virtual training sessions and learn intersectionality centered facilitation and leadership strategies in the following skills:

  • Group Problem Solving
  • Creating Inclusive and Safe Spaces
  • Participatory Decision Making and Consensus Building
  • Designing Meeting Agenda and Process
  • Engaging Conflict
  • Harnessing Group Memory

This is a competitive process in which individuals will be selected based on current readiness, capacity and willingness to actively participate in the initiative.
 
Review Criteria
The review team will favorably consider applications that:

  • Commit to a six-month effort
  • Preference will be given to individuals in:
    • Region 2 - New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands and
    • Region 6 - Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas.

How to Apply
Complete the application package and send it to Tanya Ryder, STAR Center Project Manager, at tryder@nami.org by March 3, 2017.