Training and Education for the Community and Providers

Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP®)

The Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP®) is a personalized wellness system born out of and rooted in the principle of self-determination. WRAP® is a wellness and recovery approach that helps people increase personal empowerment, improve quality of life, and achieve their own life goals and dreams

WRAP is:

  • Based on the idea that we are each experts on ourselves and have multiple paths to wellness
  • A mutual-learning model based on self-determination
  • Complementary with any lifestyle and any therapy we choose
  • Not based on any philosophy or model but can incorporate any philosophy or model
  • Focused on strengths and potential

Who could use WRAP?

  • Anyone who wants to increase their enjoyment in life or create positive changes in the way they feel.
  • Anyone who wants to achieve wellness despite deep sadness, arthritis, addictions, job loss, diabetes, burnout, etc.

Introduction to Recovery-Oriented Mental Health Services

This training is for all providers who interact with individuals receiving mental health services. Gain a foundation for offering strengths-based services that promote self-efficacy and empowerment.

Learning outcomes:

  • Gain a basic understanding of Pennsylvania’s “A Call for Change” document
  • Learn Pennsylvania’s definition of recovery
  • Understand the differences between the traditional and the recovery-oriented mental health services
  • Distinguish the functions of staff, individuals, and family members in recovery models or care
  • Identify ways the mental health system and society stigmatizes individuals with mental illnesses
  • Gain knowledge of the basic domains that characterize recovery-oriented services
  • Identify actions which support recovery
  • Recognize and use people-first language

Interested in WRAP or Recovery-Oriented Mental Health Services Training?