EDUCATION MEETINGS: SECOND THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 7:00 PM
Thursday, November 14th at 7:00 pm
Topic: NAMI's ANNUAL SALUTE TO VETERANS
OIF and OEF veterans talk about life after discharge and coping with mental health issues.
Thursday, December 12th at 7:00 pm
Topic: NAMI's ANNUAL HOLIDAY RECEPTION
The NAMI Board welcomes members with mental illness and their families to a celebration of the holidays.
LOCATION: Suncoast Hospice, Building 100, The Gathering Place, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater
At our Education Meetings Guest Speakers discuss various topics related to Mental Illness and Health. More . .
New community course starts Spring of 2014. LOCATION: TBA
Course starts for family members of veterans at Bay Pines VA on Mondays beginning January 6,2014.LOCATION: TBA
12-session course taught by trained NAMI family members.
Contact Cathy at 727-432-1003
Or call Stacy at 727-826-0807.
Family-to-Family is a free 12-session course for family and friends of individuals with serious mental illness. It covers signs and symptoms of many disorders; problem-solving, communication and empathy workshops; medication review; information on rehabilitation, fighting stigma and advocacy. It is taught by trained NAMI family members. Attendees must attend all 12 classes.
More information on the National Family-to-Family Education Program
New class starts Spring of 2014
Free 10-week course taught by trained consumers.
Pre-registration required. Call Stacy for more information and to be placed on class list at 727-826-0807.
This course teaches about major psychiatric disorders, how psychiatrists make their diagnoses, ways to avoid a relapse and gives insight into how our illness has changed our lives. Three NAMI trained individuals with a mental illness mentor this course. For more information call 727-600-5838. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call the NAMI Help Line at 727-791-3434.
More information on the National Peer to Peer Program
Location: Suncoast Hospice, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Building 100, The Gathering Place, Clearwater, FL 33760
At our Family Support Group meetings we share our experiences. You will recognize the similarities, and appreciate hearing how others have dealt with their challenges.
NAMI Connection a self help group for individuals dealing with mental health issues
and recovery experiences. For information, contact the NAI Help Line at 727-791-3434.
Location: Suncoast Hospice, The Gathering
Place--Building 100--5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater>
At NAMI Connection Support Group meetings, individuals facing the challenges of coping with mental illness provide support to each other.
A Peer Support Group meets Tuesdays from 12:30--2:00 p.m. on the Clearwater Campus, in the Library, Room LI 120