Training & Consultation

NFI Massachusetts, Inc. is a non-profit organization with more than forty years of experience providing quality services to adults, children and families in the northeastern area of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  Our commitment to our service recipients includes an intensive training program for all of our employees who have direct contact with adults, children and families.  Every month new employees experience a two-week training program that provides our staff with knowledge of and skill in:

  • Counseling and emotion regulation
  • Therapeutic milieu management
  • Suicide awareness and assessment
  • Sexual abuse awareness and assessment
  • Confidentiality
  • First Aid
  • Cultural foundations
  • Substance abuse
  • Positive Youth Development
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

Our staff are retrained annually in essential skills and knowledge to ensure that their ability to provide the best possible care continues throughout their careers.

NFI Massachusetts, Inc. is always on the look out for new and innovative ways to prepare its employees to meet the needs of its service recipients, and to help those adults, children and families to develop the skills they will need for continued success.  Our commitment to employee excellence is based on the principle that People Can Change and on our mission statement:  Maximizing potential for the full promise of community living.  We believe that our staff are essential to the success of the adults, children and family served by our programs, and that the latter deserve the best trained and passionately committed staff in the Commonwealth.