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Facilitator Training Manual: Mental Health Recovery including WRAP Curriculum en español


Size 1.5″ binder containing 8 1/2″x 11″ sheets
Section 1 – 101 Pages, Section 2 – 100 Pages,
Section 3 – 169 Pages, Section 4 – 58 pages, Section 5 – 20)


This manual is the cornerstone of the Mental Health Recovery and WRAP program, an eight-week evidence-based peer group intervention. It is designed for use by people who facilitate WRAP groups and is the text for a five-day WRAP Facilitator certification training. It is intended for use by peer co-facilitators trained and certified by WRAP Facilitators by the Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery or by Copeland Center-certified Advanced Level WRAP Facilitators. For information on becoming a certified WRAP Facilitator, go to

This manualized, non-scripted program is based on years of research experience by Mary Ellen Copeland, PhD, and the Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery. This popular educational evidence-based curriculum presents an approach that is complementary to, but not a replacement for, other mental health treatment protocols. It is flexible and can be easily adapted to meet different needs. A variety of formats, timelines, and activities are included. You will have at your disposal a thorough framework that will allow you to design a program that best meets your needs.

Note: This item is available for purchase by certified WRAP Co-Facilitators and Advanced Level Co-Facilitators only. If you need to purchase on behalf of an organization or need to update your customer account to reflect your active Co-Facilitator status, please contact us for assistance. We’ll be happy to help!

Additional information

Weight4.5 lbs
Dimensions9 × 12 × 3.5 in

Who This Item Is For

This manual is designed to support Copeland Center-certified WRAP Facilitators in delivering the evidence-based model of WRAP peer-group co-facilitation. The materials are specific to facilitating the WRAP workshop, Mental Health Recovery: Introduction to Recovery and WRAP.

Special Features

  • CD-ROM of PowerPoint slides; a DVD of video introductions with Mary Ellen Copeland; one WRAP book; and complete instructions for facilitating WRAP groups, workshops, and seminars
  • Five manual sections:
    • Section I: specific instructions on all aspects of setting up, implementing, adapting, and facilitating Mental Health Recovery including Wellness Recovery Action Plan workshops and seminars, the values and ethics of doing this work, and a preliminary course of study for anyone interested in becoming proficient in facilitating Mental Health Recovery and WRAP workshops and seminars
    • Section II: thumbnail sketches of each slide included on the CD-ROM
    • Section III: supporting activities, handouts, essays by Mary Ellen Copeland and other professionals, and discussion topics
    • Section IV: a complete model for holding an eight-session WRAP group, including a break-down of each session, supplies needed, timing, and advice
    • Section V: instructions for enhancing learning opportunities for participants with different learning styles
  • Also available in Spanish (ISBN 978-0-9848326-3-7, $129.00)