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A Groundbreaking Commitment to Psychiatric Research After receiving a $650 million gift The Broad Institute is set to try and find the genetic causes of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses.
YANA: We Are More Than Just Numbers
Helping Young People Share Their Experiences and Find Support
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month: The Time for Action Is Now
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Education Programs offered by NAMI Gwinnett

All courses are free. Registration is required

For class schedules and registration call 678.982.5354



Is a ten week, two hours per week, education course, taught by NAMI- trained Mentors on the topic of recovery for any person with serious mental illness who is interested in establishing and maintaining wellness in recovery. The Course uses a combination of lecture, interactive exercises and structured group processes. The diversity of experience among course participants affords for a lively dynamic that moves the Course along.  For more details click here 


Family to Family "Knowledge is Power" 

This is a free 12 week education course for family members, taught by NAMI-trained teachers; it comes with a large notebook full of ways to help you understand and cope with your mentally ill loved one's disease. For more details click here

The course covers many topics such as:

  • Major brain disorders (including)
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizoaffective
    • Major Depression
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Basics about the brain
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Medication Review
  • Self Care
  • Communication Skills




If you are interested in a taking Peer 2 Peer or Family to Family please watch for registration details in the monthly Newsletter or on this website or ask a Board Member, Thank You


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