MCF's Family Leadership Institute (FLI) is an intensive training program for parents and caregivers of school-age children with mental health, substance use and/or other behavioral health needs.
Through this 60-hour, six-weekend (Friday night and Saturday) training, participants:
- learn more about mental health, substance use and other behavioral health services and how to access supports
- connect with key leaders in children's behavioral health in Maryland
- become a more effective leader and advocate for children with behavioral health needs
- make connections and share information, stories and support with parents
There is no program cost for participants, and meals and lodging are included. The 2017 program dates are February 3 & 4, February 10 & 11, March 3 & 4, March 10 & 11, March 31 & April 1, April 7 & 8.
Applications due January 6, 2017. Learn more.