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Programs & Support

Programs & Support

AMI-Quebec offers a wide menu of programs and activities to help you better cope with the challenges of mental illness in your family. Some programs are for caregivers only, others are mixed and welcome both caregivers and individuals with a lived experience of mental illness. Many of our programs are available across Quebec (via telephone or internet). Some programs are available in Montreal only. 

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Support groups do not require registration, but many workshops do, and participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. This section of our website details our various programs and how to access them. Please click on the blue links below for more information. In many cases you can determine what’s the right program for you and register on your own (using the registration forms on program pages or by calling us at 514-486-1448). 

If you aren’t sure which program is right for you, we can guide you. To help us steer you in the right direction, you can fill in the form below or call us at 514-486-1448 (1-877-303-0264 outside Montreal). One of our team members will be in touch.

Coping Skills  

One session workshops for caregivers about coping skills. 

Counselling

Meeting with a counselor can help you manage your relationship with your afflicted loved one.

Education for families

We offer education sessions for families living with Borderline Personality Disorder. 

LEAP Communication

Workshops for caregivers to learn how to better communicate with their ill loved one.

Public Awareness

Presentations are offered to schools and community organizations giving an overview of mental illnesses, warning signs and coping strategies. A volunteer speaker tells their story on overcoming mental illness.

Support groups

An average of 12 support groups are held each month for family, friends, and people living with mental illness. 

Teleworkshops

Held over the telephone, teleworkshops feature an expert speaking on a specific topic and a Q&A open to all participants.

Webinars

Available over the internet, webinars feature an expert speaking on a specific topic and a chance to ask questions.

Please contact me about AMI's programs!

 

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