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bp Magazine new edition: Tackling Anger
Anger. Everyone experiences this intense emotion from time to time. It's a normal, usually healthy response to internal or external events. But when we can't control our anger-and instead let anger control us-it can jeopardize our personal and professional relationships, which in turn deteriorates our quality of life.

Hurricane Relief Resource Guide
NAMI is providing a listing of resources for consumers and families that are affected by Hurricanes Ike & Gustav.


Visible Honor for Invisible Wounds

8/22/2014
Raising awareness for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Convention

8/22/2014
Join us September 3-6!

Act4MentalHealth Hero

8/22/2014
Raise awareness and #Act4MentalHealth for the National Day of Action on Sept. 4!

Sacred Creations

8/19/2014
After finding a church that understood mental health, AJ French finally received the treatment and support she needed.

Sacred Creations

8/19/2014
After finding a church that understood mental health, AJ French finally received the treatment and support she needed.

YANA: With Help, Things Can Change For The Better.

8/15/2014
Thank you Jessica for sharing your story of hope with us.

What We Can Do about Depression

8/13/2014
Robin Williams' passing reminds us that depression and suicide can affect everyone.

NAMI Statement by Mary Giliberti: Reflecting on the Passing of Robin Williams

8/12/2014
NAMI remembers the life Robin Williams and reminds us all how important it is to reach out and help one another.

Laugh a Little: Watch Please Like Me

8/08/2014
Sometimes laughter can be a great form of therapy. Creator Josh Thomas draws on his personal experience in his comedy series Please Like Me.

Setting the Record Straight

8/07/2014
NAMI calls on Congress to take action on the two presented mental health bills once they return from recess.

Connect 4 Mental Health® Announces 2014 Community Innovation Awards Call for Entries

8/05/2014
Nationwide initiative will honor local programs implementing approaches designed to positively impact those with serious mental illness and their communities

Connect 4 Mental Health: Help Spread the Word for Community-based Innovations

8/05/2014
Building on the 2013 C4MH initiative, NAMI and others are recognizing local organizations working to support individuals with serious mental illness.

Book Review: 8 Keys to End Bullying Strategies for Parents & Schools

7/31/2014
Bullying can lead to emotional instability and potentially serious problems. It's important to stop it early.

NAMI Advocacy Update: July 2014

7/30/2014
This month in NAMI advocacy: comprehensive legislation, mental health parity, employment, and NAMI California.

Facing a Double Stigma

7/30/2014
Melody Moezzi has faced stigma growing up as an Iranian-American and as a woman with bipolar disorder. She's speaking at this year's NAMI National Convention.

YANA: We Are More Than Just Numbers

7/25/2014
Behind every statistic, there is a person who is loved. Allison was an advocate and a role model for the Native community.

A Groundbreaking Commitment to Psychiatric Research

7/23/2014
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

7/22/2014
NAMI is thrilled to take over ok2talk.org, a platform for young people to share their stories and find support.

National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month: The Time for Action Is Now

7/18/2014
Get inspired and learn about programs NAMI Affiliates across the country are holding to raise awareness for minority mental health.

Promise and Patience in Understanding the Brain

7/17/2014
Efforts are underway on both sides of the Atlantic to develop new tools to help address mental illness.

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