Internal Strategy and Support
Irene Casey was introduced to NAMI when her family called the HelpLine for support and resources. After interning with the HelpLine and Information, Support & Education team, she now works at the HelpLine supervising volunteers, creating trainings and overseeing Spanish resources and calls. Irene also volunteers as a NAMI Ending the Silence presenter with NAMI Northern Virginia. She holds a B.A. in theatre studies from Yale University.
What piece of your work at NAMI are your most proud of?
Bringing the HelpLine training online so more people can use it.
What’s something about you that would surprise others?
Last year, I read over 100 books.