“Hearing Voices” Workshop
Developing Empathy for the Lived Experience of Psychiatric Disability:
A Simulation of Hearing Distressing Voices
Registration required: Please call NAMI Palm Beach County 561-588-3477 or register online: https://hearingvoicestrainingticket.eventbrite.com
This 2.5-hour training includes:
– A presentation on the phenomenon of hearing distressing voices
-The simulation experience
-A discussion period
Training participants will learn about the subjective experience of hearing distressing voices, increase their understanding of the day-to-day challenges facing people with psychiatric disabilities, become more empathic toward voice hearers, and be inspired to consider changes in clinical practice which would better address the needs of people who hear distressing voices.
This training is NOT appropriate for individuals who have experienced auditory hallucinations.
This training is a Train the Brain Initiative, brought to you by: Magellan Complete Care, NAMI Palm Beach County, and Palm Healthcare Foundation.