- For family members, partners and friends of someone living with a mental illness
- 12-week course
"Before I took the course, I felt alone and overwhelmed dealing with my daughter’s mental illness. By taking this course, I have met others who are going through the
same things I am and have learned about many resources that I never knew existed."
- For consumers (people living with a mental illness)
- 10-week course
"Peer-to-Peer has allowed me to take the focus off my illness and learn to balance it with the rest of my life. By engaging in recovery I am able to be more relaxed and productive both at work and home."
- For parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses
- Meets once a week for 6 weeks or twice a week for 3 weeks
"This is the best program for families with children. It answers so many questions for parents. It can change and improve so many lives."
- For school professionals
- Two hour in-service program
"This program gave me a new understanding of the importance of my role in early recognition of kids with symptoms of mental illness and the urgency of early intervention on their behalf."
"I am not alone! There is a place where people understand me, are there to help me, and I feel better about myself when I help someone else.
I can get involved in NAMI Connection and make a difference!"
Consumer faith based support group that meet every Tuesday @ 6:00 PM
University Methodist Church
For more info contact Mickey Shannon @ 437-4014
Women & Depression
An 8 week class offered 3 times a year for women dealing with depression, preferable @ 11:30 AM.
Call for dates and location.
***For class schedules/dates see Announcements and News and Calender Section***