National Alliance on Mental Illness
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The NAMI Family-To-Family Education ProgramClick here for a schedule of classes
Family-to-Family is a new concept in education for families and others who are affected by serious mental illness: schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, major depression, panic disorder, borderline personality disorder, severe anxiety disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder including co-occurring brain disorders and addictive disorders. The course was written by experienced family member and mental health professionals, and is taught by family members who have completed the course and are specially trained to teach the course to others.
Included in the course:
The NAMI Family-To-Family Education Program is appropriate for parents, siblings, and significant others of person with severe and persistent mental illness. Individuals who are suffering from one of the major mental illnesses themselves may attend the course if their present condition is stable and they are the primary caregiver of an ill person.
There is no charge for the class, however, registration is required.If you are interested in attending the NAMI Family-To- Family Education CourseCall (805) 641-2426 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org