Wings Across AL Blog

Wings Across Alabama posts up to date information about services that support recovery and growth of the mental health community and it’s peer organizations.

May APPR Course begins May 7th

Course dates are May 7 – May 27. Click the APPR tab for more information on how to register.

Take the RESPECT Initiative Training

Transform your experiences into an inspirational presentation to help spread hope and alleviate stigma in Alabama! The RESPECT Initiative works with participants to develop the skills necessary to articulate and share their personal stories of mental health and substance use recovery into a concise 10-minute presentation. The training is designed for anyone interested in transforming…

YOU, in an anti-stigma VIDEO?

We are looking for individuals who are willing to do a video on the stigma they have experienced while interacting with any  of the following:  law enforcement, first responders, paramedics, pharmacist, doctors and health care providers. The video will be professionally produced and will appear on TV statewide, the Department of Mental Health and other…

NAMI Alabama Peer Programs Coordinator Job Opening

We will now be accepting resumes for the position of Peer Programs Coordinator. The job description and duties are attached. Qualified candidates must be living in recovery with a mental illness and be certified as a program leader in at least one of the 3 NAMI Alabama peer programs. The deadline to submit resumes is Monday,…

Job Opening: Family Peer Specialist

NOVA provides treatment for individuals ages 15-25 who are experiencing a first episode of psychosis. A Parent Peer is a parent, grandparent or guardian who is parenting, or has parented, a child with serious emotional disturbance or serious mental illness, and can articulate the understanding of their experience and share that experience with another parent/family. Parent Peers…

Job Opening: Certified Peer Specialist- Youth

This is a responsible, professional position who works with young adults who are receiving clinical services through our organization.  The Youth Peer Specialist will work closely with the care coordinator and the Family Peer Specialist to implement the treatment process with the young adult and their family.  They must have personal experience (“lived experience”) in…

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Peer Support Meeting
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