Leadership Academy

Upcoming Training: July 29th-31st, 2024 | 8:30 AM - 4 PM

The Leadership Academy fosters initial leadership development and increases basic skills contributing to professionalism in the workplace. This three-day, in person training will enable you to strengthen your own leadership skills, become more comfortable sharing your story, increase your ability to a become leader in your community, and contribute to fostering a “family-driven” and “youth-guided” system of care. 

´╗┐Training core competencies include:
  1. Leadership Roles
  2. Communication Skills
  3. Decision-Making Skills
  4. Dealing with Conflict
  5. Effective Advocacy
  6. Partnership and Collaboration

For an in depth look at the scope of this training, click here. 908 KAR 2:230 and 908 KAR 2:240 require Kentucky Family Leadership Academy (KFLA) training. KFLA training is a prerequisite training to a core competency training for potential Family Peer Support Specialists and Youth Peer Support Specialists. This curriculum has been approved by Kentucky Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities (DBHDID).