NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is a free 6-week course for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illness.

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NAMI State Organization NAMI Affiliate Dates Location Details & Registration
NAMI California NAMI Santa Clara County 09/09/9999
6-week class series held in the Fall. Call Warmline Help Desk for information and to register for classes (Mon - Fri, 10 am - 2 pm)
San Jose 95128 Details & Registration
NAMI California NAMI Santa Clara County 09/09/9999
6-week class series held in the Fall. Call Warmline Help Desk for information and to register for classes (Mon - Fri, 10 am - 2 pm)
San Jose 95128 Details & Registration
NAMI Oregon NAMI Clackamas 09/09/2018 - 10/14/2018
Sundays, 1:30 - 4:00 PM.
Oregon City 97045 Details & Registration
NAMI Oregon NAMI Clackamas 09/09/2018 - 10/14/2018
Sundays, 1:30 - 4:00 PM.
Oregon City 97045 Details & Registration
NAMI New York State NAMI Queens/Nassau 09/06/2018 - 10/18/2018
Thursdays, 6:30PM-9:00PM; Meets the following dates: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/11, 10/18. *Note: Class does not meet on 10/4*
Glen Oaks 11004 Details & Registration
NAMI New York State NAMI Queens/Nassau 09/06/2018 - 10/18/2018
Thursdays, 6:30PM-9:00PM; Meets the following dates: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/11, 10/18. *Note: Class does not meet on 10/4*
Glen Oaks 11004 Details & Registration
NAMI Connecticut NAMI Southwest CT 09/06/2018
Thursdays, 7:00 - 9:30 PM
New Canaan 06840 Details & Registration
NAMI Connecticut NAMI Southwest CT 09/06/2018
Thursdays, 7:00 - 9:30 PM
New Canaan 06840 Details & Registration
NAMI Michigan NAMI Lansing 09/06/2018 - 10/10/2018
Lansing 48910 Details & Registration
NAMI Florida NAMI Wakulla 09/05/2017
No upcoming classes at this time. Call us at 926-1033 to be placed on a list if interested.
Crawfordville 32327 Details & Registration
NAMI Iowa NAMI South Central Iowa 09/25/2018 - 10/30/2018
Tuesday evenings 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Pella 50219 Details & Registration
NAMI Iowa NAMI South Central Iowa 09/25/2018 - 10/30/2018
Tuesday evenings 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Pella 50219 Details & Registration
NAMI New York State NAMI Orange County, NY 09/21/2018 - 10/26/2018
Time: 6:30-9 p.m. Please call Marcy at 845-258-8240 to register now for free 6 week program; class size is limited.
Middletown 10940 Details & Registration
NAMI South Carolina NAMI Piedmont Tri-County 09/19/2018 - 10/24/2018
6:15 pm
Rock Hill 29730 Details & Registration
NAMI South Carolina NAMI Piedmont Tri-County 09/19/2018 - 10/24/2018
6:15 pm
Rock Hill 29730 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Austin 09/18/2018 - 10/23/2018
Class will be held Tuesdays from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for 6 weeks
Austin 78757 Details & Registration
NAMI South Carolina NAMI Piedmont Tri-County 09/18/2018 - 10/23/2018
6:15 pm
Fort Mill 29715 Details & Registration
NAMI South Carolina NAMI Piedmont Tri-County 09/18/2018 - 10/23/2018
6:15 pm
Fort Mill 29715 Details & Registration
NAMI Ohio NAMI Montgomery County Ohio 09/17/2018
TBD
Dayton 45402 Details & Registration
NAMI Ohio NAMI Montgomery County Ohio 09/17/2018
TBD
Dayton 45402 Details & Registration
NAMI Florida NAMI Greater Orlando 09/17/2018
For more information and to sign up for the wait list, please visit: https://namigo.org/upcoming-educational-courses/
Maitland 32751 Details & Registration
NAMI Florida NAMI Greater Orlando 09/17/2018
For more information and to sign up for the wait list, please visit: https://namigo.org/upcoming-educational-courses/
Maitland 32751 Details & Registration
NAMI South Carolina NAMI Mid-Carolina 09/17/2018 - 10/29/2018
Pre-registration
Columbia 29204 Details & Registration
NAMI Washington NAMI Snohomish County 09/17/2018 - 10/22/2018
Monday, 6:30 to 9:30 pm.
Everett 98203 Details & Registration
NAMI Utah State Office NAMI Utah Salt Lake 09/17/2017
This course will be offered starting the first Tuesday of the month, every-other month. See web site at namiut.org for details.
Salt Lake City 84123 Details & Registration
NAMI Missouri NAMI of Greater Kansas City 09/13/2018 - 10/18/2018
Class meets every Thursday from 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Overland Park 66224 Details & Registration
NAMI Ohio NAMI Stark County (OH) 09/12/2018 - 10/07/2018
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Canton 44721 Details & Registration
NAMI Illinois NAMI Southwestern Illinois 09/12/2017
Starts TH Sept 21 2017 6pm Classroom 4 Anderson Hospital Maryville, IL
Maryville, IL 62062 Details & Registration
NAMI South Carolina NAMI Piedmont Tri-County 09/10/2018 - 10/15/2018
6:15 pm
Clover 29710 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Greater Corpus Christi 09/01/2018 - 10/13/2018
Saturdays, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Corpus Christi 78414 Details & Registration
NAMI Louisiana NAMI Acadiana 08/07/2017 - 02/17/2020
Classes held in the Fall or twice a year if possible consisting of six sessions on Mondays from 6:30 to 9:00 pm
Lafayette 70508 Details & Registration
NAMI Louisiana NAMI Acadiana 08/07/2017 - 02/17/2020
Classes held in the Fall or twice a year if possible consisting of six sessions on Mondays from 6:30 to 9:00 pm
Lafayette 70508 Details & Registration
NAMI Missouri NAMI St. Louis 08/24/2018 - 09/28/2018
Fridays 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Arnold 63010 Details & Registration
NAMI Colorado NAMI High Country Colorado 08/12/2017
3 Saturdays in Leadville, Colorado; starting 8/12/17, 9/18/17, 8/26/17; 9:00am-2:00pm
Leadville 80461 Details & Registration
NAMI Ohio NAMI Delaware & Morrow Counties 08/01/2017
Class will begin in Spring of 2017
Delaware 43015 Details & Registration
NAMI New York State NAMI New York City Metro 07/26/2018
Subject to change.
New York 10018 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Oak Ridge 06/07/2018
Oak Ridge 37830 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Oak Ridge 06/07/2018
Oak Ridge 37830 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Johnson City 05/05/2018
Johnson City 37601 Details & Registration
NAMI California NAMI San Mateo County 05/22/2018
Pre-registration is required. Please contact the office for the next available class.
San Mateo 94402 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Madison County TN 05/22/2018
Jackson 38305 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Madison County TN 05/22/2018
Jackson 38305 Details & Registration
NAMI Connecticut NAMI Southwest CT 04/09/2018
Mondays, 6:30 - 0:00 PM
Newtown 06905 Details & Registration
NAMI Michigan NAMI Calhoun County 04/30/2018 - 12/31/2018
Please call for additional information.
Battle Creek 49017 Details & Registration
NAMI North Carolina NAMI Western Carolina 04/03/2017
Asheville 28801 Details & Registration
NAMI Connecticut NAMI Fairfield 04/12/2018
Thursdays, 5:30-7:30 PM
Bridgeport 06604 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Madison County TN 02/06/2018
Jackson 38305 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Greater Houston 02/02/2018
Classes will be held weekly for 6 weeks; Fridays from 9:30am - 12:00pm
Houston 77074 Details & Registration
NAMI Illinois NAMI Metro Suburban 02/12/2018
Mondays at 7:00 pm
River Forest 60305 Details & Registration
NAMI Illinois NAMI Metro Suburban 02/12/2018
Mondays at 7:00 pm
River Forest 60305 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Greater Houston 02/01/2018
Classes will be held weekly for 6 weeks; Thursdays from 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Houston 77080 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Greater Houston 02/01/2018
Classes will be held weekly for 6 weeks; Thursdays from 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Houston 77037 Details & Registration
NAMI Wisconsin, Inc. NAMI Fox Valley Inc. 10/08/2018 - 11/12/2018
Mondays 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Appleton 54911 Details & Registration
NAMI Wisconsin, Inc. NAMI Dane County 10/08/2018
Verona 53593 Details & Registration
NAMI Colorado NAMI Colorado Springs 10/04/2018 - 11/08/2018
Wednesdays from 6-8:30pm
Colorado Springs 80916 Details & Registration
NAMI Colorado NAMI Boulder County 10/04/2018 - 12/20/2018
Lafayette 80026 Details & Registration
NAMI Oregon NAMI Douglas County (OR) 10/03/2018 - 11/14/2018
Wednesdays 5-8 pm
Roseburg 97470 Details & Registration
NAMI Oregon NAMI Douglas County (OR) 10/03/2018 - 11/14/2018
Wednesdays 5-8 pm
Roseburg 97470 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Davidson County 10/27/2018 - 11/10/2018
3 consecutive Saturdays 10 am to 4 pm
Nashville 37217 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Davidson County 10/27/2018 - 11/10/2018
3 consecutive Saturdays 10 am to 4 pm
Nashville 37217 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI El Paso 10/24/2018 - 12/05/2018
Classes held from 9:00 to 11:30, every Wednesday. No class Nov. 21, 2018 (Thanksgiving Week)
El Paso 79938 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI El Paso 10/23/2018 - 12/04/2018
Classes will be held 9:00 to 11:30, every Tuesday. No Class Nov. 20, 2018, Thanksgiving Week.
El Paso 79938 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI El Paso 10/23/2018 - 12/04/2018
Classes will be held 9:00 to 11:30, every Tuesday. No Class Nov. 20, 2018, Thanksgiving Week.
El Paso 79938 Details & Registration
NAMI New Jersey NAMI Sussex, Inc. 10/02/2018 - 11/06/2018
Tuesdays, 7 - 9:30 p.m.
Denville 07834 Details & Registration
NAMI Louisiana NAMI St. Tammany 10/02/2018 - 11/06/2018
Slidell 70488 Details & Registration
NAMI Oregon NAMI of Multnomah County 10/02/2018 - 11/06/2018
Tuesdays 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Portland 97213 Details & Registration
NAMI Alaska NAMI Juneau 10/11/2018 - 11/15/2018
Thursdays, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Juneau 99801 Details & Registration
NAMI Alaska NAMI Juneau 10/11/2018 - 11/15/2018
Thursdays, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Juneau 99801 Details & Registration
NAMI Iowa NAMI Greater Mississippi Valley 10/11/2018 - 11/15/2018
Registration is now open. Contact our office at 563-386-7477 ext. 266. This program will run from 4:30-7:00 pm. Registrants will be contacted 1-2 weeks before the program begins for a screening and room location. Foster parents that attend can earn credits.
Rock Island Illinois 61201 Details & Registration
NAMI Iowa NAMI Greater Mississippi Valley 10/11/2018 - 11/15/2018
Registration is now open. Contact our office at 563-386-7477 ext. 266. This program will run from 4:30-7:00 pm. Registrants will be contacted 1-2 weeks before the program begins for a screening and room location. Foster parents that attend can earn credits.
Rock Island Illinois 61201 Details & Registration
NAMI Florida NAMI Gainesville 10/11/2018
Gainesville 32635 Details & Registration
NAMI Florida NAMI Gainesville 10/11/2018
Gainesville 32635 Details & Registration
NAMI Connecticut NAMI Newington 10/01/2018
Mondays, 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Hartford 06106 Details & Registration
NAMI Connecticut NAMI Newington 10/01/2018
Mondays, 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Hartford 06106 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Austin 10/01/2018 - 11/12/2018
Class will be held Mondays from 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. for 6 weeks.
Austin 78745 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Austin 10/01/2018 - 11/12/2018
Class will be held Mondays from 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. for 6 weeks.
Austin 78745 Details & Registration
NAMI Montana NAMI Billings 10/01/2018 - 11/05/2018
Mondays 6:15 - 8:30pm
Billings 59101 Details & Registration
NAMI Missouri NAMI of Greater Kansas City 01/31/2019 - 03/07/2019
Class meets every Thursday from 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Belton 64012 Details & Registration
NAMI Texas NAMI Greater Houston 01/30/2018
Classes will be held weekly for 6 weeks; Tuesdays from 9:30am - 12:00pm
Houston 77003 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Memphis 01/23/2018
Memphis 38118 Details & Registration
NAMI Florida NAMI Tallahassee Inc. 01/19/2019 - 02/23/2019
Class runs for six consecutive Saturdays. To complete the online registration form, go to www.nami-tallahassee.org.
Tallahassee 32312 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Memphis 01/15/2019
Memphis 38118 Details & Registration
NAMI Tennessee NAMI Memphis 01/15/2019
Memphis 38118 Details & Registration
NAMI Alabama NAMI Huntsville 01/01/2018
To be announced
Huntsville 35801 Details & Registration
NAMI Alabama NAMI Huntsville 01/01/2018
To be announced
Huntsville 35801 Details & Registration
NAMI Ohio NAMI Wood County, Ohio 01/01/2018
Call For Class Schedule 419.352.0626 Or Check Out Or Website http://www.namiwoodcounty.org/nami-basics-0
Bowling Green 43402 Details & Registration