MVPN Basic Training for Volunteers -   January 25, 2019 8am- 4pm at 204 Priest Drive, Killeen.  Please call Bill Barker at 254-423-0399 for more information and to apply.

This Basic Failitator/Peer Specialist training is provided for Peer Support Volunteers for the State of Texas Veteran Peer Support Program and is not certified outside the state or the VA.  Volunteers must be approved by the state prior to attending the class.

Our facilitators receive extensive training to prepare them. Their preparation includes:

Basic Facilitator Training Course

  • 40 hours of classroom instruction
  • Participate in classroom exercises, partner and group activities, and role playing
  • Co-facilitate as trainee in group sessions
  • Guest facilitate at least two group sessions
  • Passing a written exam.
Intermediate Facilitator Training Course
  • Completion of Intermediate coursework - 5 sessions via webinar
  • Passing a written exam.
If you have been through our Basic Training you can participate online Intermediate training at your convenience. It can be accessed at

Training in McKinney and Grayson County area dates/place TBD.

Training in Harlingen January 7-11, 2019.  1242 N. 77 Sunshine Strip in Harlingen, 8 am to 5 pm Mon-Fri, 8 am to noon on Friday. 

Training in Fort Worth, Mon- Fri, Dates: Jan  14th - 18th  2019, Time: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Training Location
           Mental Health America
           Alfred Saenz Conference Room
           3136 W. 4th St.
           Fort Worth Texas 76107     

Killeen Arts and Activities Center
802 North 2nd Street, Building E, Room 210 (upstairs)
Killeen, TX  76541
Ph: 254-681-9112
Recommend Shilo Hotel which is on the State Approved listing - 254-699-0999

(NOTE: Cost is $600 per person payable to BEITZ (Scholarships are sometimes available).  If the person has been approved through the MVPN then they pay us a grant for your attendance.  Class dates are subject to change based on registration so please check before you send someone.  Thanks.)

Ph: 254-681-9112

For Killeen training take the W.S. Young Drive exit.  Turn right (North) at the light and go North for about 3 miles.  Turn left (West) at Veteran’s Memorial Blvd (by McDonalds).  Continue going West through 5 or 6 signal lights until you get to 2nd street.  Turn right on 2nd and go up about 5 blocks.  Door to get into the building is between the two playyards.

Mental Health First Aid (Veteran Module)
TBD, 8 to 4:30, 802 North 2nd, Building E, Room 210 (upstairs).    Cost of $180.00 is covered by a scholarship

Operation Resilient Families Training
204 Priest Drive, Killeen (Bell County Human Services HELP Center Building)
Killeen, TX  76541
Ph: 254-681-9112
TBD - please let us know if you are interested so we can form the next class.  The class is two 8 hour sessions held on Saturdays.

Anger Management
The Front Door 1103 North Gray St, Killeen, TX  76541
Contact Dr. Alvin Dillard 254-213-7657
First Saturday of each month, you must register before the class and pay a $50 registration fee (scholarship may be available).

For more information, please contact:
Maureen Jouett (Bring Everyone In The Zone)
Ph: 254-681-9112, 254-423-7632

Click here to download Basic Facilitator Training Registration Form.


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204 Priest Drive
Killeen, TX 76541
Mailing address: PO Box 763, Killeen, TX 76540
Ph: 254-681-9112, 254-423-7632 , Fax: 254-519-3366
Ph: 254-813-5834-Volunteer Coordinator

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Facilitator Training
Military Support Program
Peer to Peer Support Workshops Facilitated
204 Priest Drive
Killeen, TX 76541
Mailing address: PO Box 763, Killeen, TX 76540-0763
Ph: 254-681-9112, 254-423-7632
Fax: 254-519-3366
24/7 line 254-813-5834