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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.

NAMI blog
Welcome to the NAMI blog, written by Mike Fitzpatrick, NAMI's Executive Director, and guest contributors.


How You Can Text, Talk and Act for Mental Health

4/22/2014
Participate in a National Dialogue on mental health on your cell phone.

Exploring The World of Human Emotions

4/17/2014
Giovanni Frazzetto explores the world of human emotions through the lenses of neuroscience and psychology.

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4/17/2014
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10 Tips for Managing Mental Health in the Workplace

4/17/2014
Work can play a vital role in recovery—it gives the day purpose. Here are some ideas on how to make the most of every day.

10 Tips for Managing Mental Health in the Workplace

4/17/2014
Work can play a vital role in recovery—it gives the day purpose. Here are some ideas on how to make the most of every day.

Celebrating Recovery through Work

4/16/2014
Elliott and Dianne Steele created Vincent House, a place where individuals with mental illness would be treated as people and not like patients.

Celebrating Recovery Through Work

4/15/2014
The story of how Dianne and Elliott Steele built Vincent House, a recovery-through-work Clubhouse.

Understanding What HIPAA Means for Mental Illness

4/15/2014
HIPAA protects the privacy of individual health information. But how does it apply to mental health care?

My Journey With Bipolar

4/08/2014
"We have bipolar, it does not have us." Cheryl shares her story

Help for Veterans Involved in the Justice System

4/08/2014
Too many veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan are facing mental health and substance abuse issues. Many wind up in the criminal justice system instead of getting the help they need.

NAMI Statement: The Fort Hood Tragedy

4/04/2014
Mary Giliberti, executive director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), issued the following statement in response the tragedy at Fort Hood on April 2.

Your Story: A Powerful Advocacy Tool

4/04/2014
You can use your personal story to advocate for improvements in the mental health field.

One Week in Washington: Mental Health Care Debate Continues

4/02/2014
In the course of week, mental health care has had a high profile in the nation’s capital, including legislative action.

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3/31/2014
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Frankie & Alice Homepage Ad

3/31/2014
Frankie and Alice in Theaters on April 4!

Shared Decision Making: Empowering People Living with Mental Illness

3/31/2014
There isn't always enough time to discuss everything you want when you meet with your doctor. Pat Deegan explains how shared decision making can help.

NAMI Joins with Saddleback Church and Catholic Diocese to Bring Together Religious Leaders and Health Experts for Mental Health Education—Event Has National Significance

3/27/2014
The evangelical Saddleback Church, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange and NAMI Orange County, the local NAMI Affiliate, are co-sponsoring the event, aimed at encouraging individuals living with mental illness, educating family members and equipping church leaders to provide effective, compassionate ministry to those who confront mental illness. "The Gathering will focus on individuals and families in the Orange County community, but it is nationally significant as a model for outreach that unifies spiritual inspiration with mental health needs. It also represents a powerful trumpet call for an end to stigma," said NAMI national executive director Mary Giliberti.

A Gathering on Mental Health and the Church, A Call to Action for All Communities

3/27/2014
Saddleback Church, the Catholic Diocese and NAMI Orange County have partnered together to host a daylong event on mental health.

Adapting DBT for Children

3/27/2014
Therapists have developed a form of DBT that would help children with mental illness and their parents develop better relationships.

A Gathering on Mental Health and the Church, A Call to Action for All Communities

3/27/2014
Saddleback Church, the Catholic Diocese and NAMI Orange County have partnered together to host a daylong event on mental health.


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