NAMI'S FREE FAMILY-TO-FAMILY 12-WEEK EDUCATION COURSE
SPRING 2015 - WEEKLY CLASSES: SATURDAY MORNINGS 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
February 14, THRU May 2, 2015
CALL LAURIE: 847-695-7957
WHERE: ELGIN BIBLE CHURCH
1580 E. Chicago Street, Elgin, IL 60120
CALL TODAY! REGISTRATION REQUIRED & CLASSES LIMITED TO 25 & FILL QUICKLY
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FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION SUBJECTS;
BIPOLAR DISORDER - SCHIZOPHRENIA - SCHIZOAFFECTIVE DISORDER
BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER - ANXIETY DISORDER
PANIC DISSORDER, OCD
CO-OCCURRING BRAIN DISORDERS AND ADDICTIVE DISORDERS
POST-TRAUMANIC STRESS DISORDER
SELF-CARE, EMPATHY, PROBLEM SOLVING, REHABILITATION
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HISTORY OF NAMI FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION
In April, 1993, NAMI Illinois (one of six states) adopted the
Journey of Hope Education Program. The name was changed to NAMI
FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAM in 1998. Today, 49 states
offer NAMI'S FTF free 12-week education program to families who have
loved ones with mental illness.
NAMI's FTF Education Program, written by Joyce C. Burland, Ph.D.,
clinical psychologist and family member, has received national acclaim
for this remarkable education in mental illness program. Many graduates
of Family-to-Family Education in Kane County and throughout the nation
have told us that there lives have been changed through the 12-week
series of in-depth classes. More than 350,00 family members have
benefited since 1993.
NAMI Kane County completed its first 12-week course in Spring,
1994. Since that time, NAMI KC trained teachers have taught more than
twenty - 12-week courses.
NAMI'S FAMILY-TO-FAMILY PROGRAM IS AN EVIDENCE-BASED PROGRAM