Eric Gilbertson Advocacy Institute
for Behavioral Health
ARIZONA BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CORPORATION IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2023 ERIC GILBERTSON ADVOCACY INSTITUTE FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
WHAT: Six full days of advocacy training and a comprehensive overview of the AZ behavioral health system for adults and children
WHY: Because you can make a difference! Learn to better navigate the behavioral health system and obtain hands on skills for self-advocacy and systems change!
WHERE: Recovery Empowerment Network (REN), 212 E Osborn Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85012
Applicants living outside of Maricopa/Pinal County may want to consider joining as a group from one location via Zoom.
WHEN: Saturdays – 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
September 9, 2023
September 23, 2023
October 7, 2023
October 21, 2023
November 4, 2023
November 18, 2023
Completed applications are due by Friday, August 18th and can be e-mailed to JodiH@azabc.org or mailed to ABC, 501 E Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85012.
Note: There is a $100 program fee for those accepted into the course.
Fall is flu and cold season, as well as there being a continued risk of COVID spread. To promote public health, we request that you stay home and attend via Zoom if you are ill. We will still be promoting physical distancing. Some people may prefer to wear a mask for additional health safety.
ABC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or military status in the selection of participants.
Purchase a printed binder of EGAI materials in addition to digital copies (optional). Copies will be provided per class.