Training Schedule and Tuition

Due to the travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, our in-person training is on hiatus until further notice. We will update our training schedule once we have clearance to resume activities.​

We pioneer the expansion of the Clubhouse model by educating current and future leaders. Our colleague training and leadership programs bring together clubhouse teams from around the world. We give participants skills and knowledge that they can bring to their home community to better serve people living with serious mental illness.


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2020 Training Schedule

Foundations II Group #282 (2 weeks)
February 3rd – 14th   

Fellowship (Group 6, Phase I)
March 2nd – 11th

Leadership Seminar US
March 16th – 19th (Genesis Club)

Sidney Baer Replication
March 23rd – 25th

Directors Seminar Europe
March 30th – April 1 (de Waterheuvel)    

Foundations II Group #283 (2 weeks)
April 6th – 17th    

Young Adults Europe
May 11th – 15th (Goteborgfontanen) 

Young Adults US
May 18th – 21st (Genesis) 

Fellowship (Group 6, Phase II)
September 14th – 18th

Foundations I Group #284 (3 weeks)
October 19th – November 6th   

Foundations II Group #284 (2 weeks)
October 19th – 30th  

Foundations II Group #285 (2 weeks)
December 7th – 18th



Foundations I - 3 Week Training (New Clubhouses/Directors)

$6,500 (Director, staff, member and 3rd week Board member; includes post site visit)

Foundations II - 2 Week Training (Established Clubhouses)

$4,000 (Staff and member; does not include post site visit)

Work-Ordered Day, Leadership, and Young Adults (1 week)

$2000 (Staff and member; pricing may be adjusted in Europe)


Tuition includes training and lodging for the team at the Ellabee Guest House.


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For more information on tuition and/or lodging please email or call 212-582-0340 and ask to speak with someone in the Center for Leadership and Education. 


Awards + Recognition

BBB Accredited Charity

Our Global Partners

World Health Organization

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