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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.
Helping Young People Share Their Experiences and Find Support
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month: The Time for Action Is Now
Promise and Patience in Understanding the Brain
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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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