NAMI
National Alliance on Mental Illness
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EDUCATION PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONS

FAMILY EDUCATION

Family-to-Family

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NAMI's free signature family education program, provides detailed
information about the biology of the brain and family coping skills 
through a twelve-week course that is offered at no cost to participants.
The curriculum is taught by trained volunteer family members and
focuses on the clinical treatment of the major mental illnesses
and teaches the knowledge and skills that family members need to
cope more effectively. The next classes of 2015 are listed below.

Evenings - Westside
Monday,
 January 26th, 7 - 9 p.m.
Grace Church, 7393 Pearl Rd.
Middleburg Hts. 44130

Mornings -  Eastside
Saturday, March 7th, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
PLAN of Northeast Ohio, 5010 Mayfield Rd.
Lyndhurst 44124 

This program is free and open to the public,
but registration is necessary.
Call the NAMI Office, 216-875-7776 or
email tmiller@namicleveland.org 


NAMI Basics

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This free education program is for parents and caregivers of
a child or adolescent living with mental illness.
 They are taught
by trained volunteer family members, and offer information on
mental illness, diagnosis, treatment, coping skills, navigating
the systems, such as public assistance, medical and educational. 
Next class: TBD

Please call the NAMI GC office at 216-875-8777   
if you would like to be contacted when the next class
becomes available. 


Understanding Mental Illness 

A free 5 week course for families and friends of those
diagnosed with mental illness.
Next classes begin:

Wednesday, January 7th, 6:30-8pm
PLAN of Northeast Ohio
5010 Mayfield Rd., Lyndhurst, 44124

Monday March 9th, 7- 8:30 p.m.
Meets the
 2nd Monday of the month
Blessed Trinity Church, Joseph Center
14040 Puritas Ave, Cleveland, 44135

This program is free and open to the public,
but registration is necessary.
Call the NAMI Office, 216-875-7776 or
email tmiller@namicleveland.org 


PEER EDUCATION 

Peer-to-Peer  

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A free 10 Week course for those seeking wellness.
A NAMI Signature Education Course, presented by
trained "mentors" or peer teachers.
Next class: TBA

Please call the NAMI GC office at
216-875-8777   
if you would like to be contacted when the next class
becomes available. 

This program is free and open to the public.


Understanding Mental Illness

A 5 week course for families and friends of those diagnosed
with mental illness. Next classes offered begin:

Wednesday January 7th, 6:30-8pm
PLAN of Northeast Ohio
5010 Mayfield Rd., Lyndhurst, 44124

Monday March 9th, 7- 8:30 p.m.
Meets on the 2nd Monday of the month
Blessed Trinity Church, Joseph Center
14040 Puritas Ave, Cleveland, 44135

This program is free and open to the public,
but registration is necessary.
Call the NAMI Office, 216-875-7776 or
email tmiller@namicleveland.org 


Major support for NAMI Greater Cleveland comes from the following organizations:
ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County, CareSource Foundation, George W. Codrington Foundation, Community Shares of Greater Cleveland, Community West Foundation, Genentech, Honor Project Trust, Janssen, Jewish Federation of Cleveland (Selected Donors), Frank Hadley and Cornelia Root Ginn Charitable Trust, Lilly, Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation, Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation, NAMI (National) - Sharing Hope Project, PNC Charitable Trusts (Edwin Northrup II Fund), Ridgecliff Foundation, Stolier Foundation
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