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Newtown Tragedy: NAMI Condemns NRA Position as "Outrageous and Wrong"
12/21/2012
A statement by NAMI Executive Director Michael J. Fitzpatrick.

NAMI Fact Sheet: After the Newtown Tragedy, Parents are Asking What to Do When a Child Has a Mental Illness
12/20/2012
"What Families Can Do" lists warning signs every parent should know.

Purple Hearts for PTSD: Report Calls for Change in Military Culture
6/28/2012
NAMI released a special report today, Parity for Patriots: The Mental Health Needs of Military Personnel, Veterans and their Families.

General Peter W. Chiarelli (ret.) of Seattle to Receive National Award; Rally for Veterans also set for Seattle’s Westlake Park on June 28
6/22/2012
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) will present General Peter W. Chiarelli (ret.) U.S. Army of Seattle, with its Distinguished Service Award, the organization's highest honor, at its national convention in Seattle on June 27-30, 2012.

NAMI Testifies on Dangers of Solitary Confinement and Mental Illness
6/20/2012
Individuals with severe psychiatric symptoms placed into solitary confinement in prisons is "akin to pouring gasoline on a fire."

NAMI Launches "Mental Health Care Gets My Vote."
5/02/2012
ARLINGTON, Va., May 2, 2012 -- NAMI has launched a website, "Mental Health Care Gets My Vote," to mobilize individuals and families affected by mental illness to participate in the 2012 elections.

Airlines and Mental Health: Issues to Think About
3/30/2012
NAMI released the following statement concerning the recent incidents aboard American Airlines and JetBlue flights...

The Afghanistan Tragedy
3/20/2012
...it is clear that the system of identification, diagnosis and intervention for ongoing invisible wounds of soldiers serving America...is not what it should be.

NAMI Says Defense Department AWOL on Mental Health Care for National Guard and Reserves
12/12/2011
A statement from Michael Fitzpatrick, executive director of NAMI, on National Guard mental health care crisis and access to care at stake in the U.S. Department of Defense Appropriations bill.

State Mental Health Cuts: The Continuing Crisis
11/12/2011
The latest report from NAMI shows the nation’s mental health crisis is continuing to deepen.

Mental Health Cuts: The "Super Committee" Debate
9/16/2011
Congressional leaders targeting Medicaid, critical safety net programs, mental health research and more.

New Study: NAMI Family Education “Significantly” Improves Coping with Mental Illness
6/14/2011
NAMI’s Family-to-Family Education program “significantly” improves coping and problem-solving abilities of family members of individuals living with mental illness

Primary Care Doctors are Critical to Detecting Mental illness in Children;
5/11/2011
NAMI Family Survey includes the "Top Five" Most Helpful Things a Doctor Can Say

Schizophrenia: NAMI Offers Public Education; Discusses New Research on Fish Oil and Marijuana
3/31/2011
Schizophrenia: NAMI Offers Public Education; Discusses New Research on Fish Oil and Marijuana

State Mental Health Cuts A National Crisis
3/09/2011
Two thirds of states have cut mental health care in the last three years—even though need has increased.

NAMI Identity Guide
5/01/2009
Welcome to the NAMI Identity Guide. Here you will find instructions on proper usage of logos, colors, fonts, and language when creating NAMI-related materials, as well as downloadable logos and templates.

NAMI Fact Sheet
3/06/2008
NAMI has updated its Fact Sheet to describe who NAMI is and to describe the work of NAMI through Support, Education, Advocacy, and Public Events to raise awareness about mental illness.

Soapstar Maurice Benard: This Rebel has a Cause
10/08/2007
An interview reveals what makes the Emmy-winner tick on the small screen and off.

Honor Your Heroes!
9/25/2007
The 2008 "Welcome Back Awards" recognize individuals who have made great strides in battling depression, or improved the lives of those struggling with the illness. Nominations are being accepted through Nov. 12.

Visit NAMI at the online college mental health fair
9/06/2007
NAMI is one of twelve groups participating in an online college mental health fair, running now through September 30. Visit now. Every click supports NAMI.

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