GRAY (Information service, Assessment and Guidance)

provides information, orientation, advice and / or counseling in relation to mental illness, its consequences, daily living, racaidas situations or crises, etc., providing a personalized and individualized attention when the situation calls.

Addressed a familiares y personas con enfermedad mental que estén asociadas. However, facing the general population, the information service is open to all those who wish to consult doubts related to mental illness and boarding.

Obejtivos

  • Provide general information on issues related to mental illness.
  • Report network of geriatric care of the Autonomous Community of Extremadura or other communities, resources, professionals, etc.
  • Report other resources and services, public and private, that could be useful to each family.

Activities

  • Information and / or advice.
  • Orientation, counseling and psychological support.
  • Support for other activities and family-oriented services (School Families, SHG, etc.).

Form of access: solicitando una cita en la asociación.

Professional team compuesto por miembros del Equipo Técnico de FEAFES-CÁCERES designados para tal fin.

School Families

Provides training and information detailed and adjusted to the specific situation of the families involved, to deal with difficult situations and to continue to provide people support this vital function and support with mental illness to help them maintain the highest possible quality of life.

Addressed a familiares de personas con enfermedad mental que estén asociadas.

goals

  • Inform and educate family members on issues related to mental illness and its consequences.
  • Provide strategies and tools to deal with difficult moments or crises.
  • Provide strategies and tools to promote a healthy and beneficial as possible family relationships.

Activities

School families develops following a timing of 2 years about two blocks, in groups more or less defined from the beginning but with enough flexibility to allow new members whenever it is beneficial.

There is a semi-structured programming sessions in terms of content and tailored to the specific needs of families forming the group thanks to a previous study of the same. a weekly or fortnightly planned, in the afternoon, and a methodology in which it is given greater prominence as possible to the family, professionals acting as drivers and facilitators, and even as mere observers sometimes.

Form of access: requesting information from the Association to enroll at the beginning of each period.

Professional team compuesto por miembros del Equipo Técnico de FEAFES-CÁCERES designados para tal fin.

Respite Center

It's a different space in which the family is the protagonist of his own change. through this context, the possibility of mutual learning is offered, cohesion and sense of support is reinforced.

Addressed a familiares de personas con enfermedad mental que estén asociadas.

goals

  • Facilitate place, and time needed to share and exchange experiences space.
  • Facilitating the expression of emotions in the group.
  • A climate of communication based on understanding and mutual support.

Activities: alo group meetings held throughout the year with continuity, regularity and frequency the group agrees.

Form of access: requesting information from the association.

Professional team compuesto por uno o varios familiares, pertenecientes a la asociación.