2016 | NAMI
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Dec 16, 2016

If you want health insurance that starts on January 1, 2017, sign up at HealthCare.gov by Dec. 19.

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NAMI Celebrates Senate Passage of HR 34

Dec 9, 2016

NAMI applauds and celebrates the U.S. Senate’s passage of HR 34, the 21st Century Cures Act, legislation that sets a foundation for improving mental health care for millions of Americans. With the Senate’s passage, HR 34 now goes to President Obama’s desk for final signature into law.

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We Did It! Mental Health Reform Is Headed to the President’s Desk

Dec 7, 2016

After more than three years of advocating on behalf of mental health reform, NAMI's hard-fought battle is over. The 21st Century Cures Act, which includes mental health reform provisions, passed both chambers of Congress.

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NAMI Releases New Mental Health Parity Report

Nov 15, 2016

NAMI releases new report, Out-of-Network, Out-of-Pocket, Out-of-Options: The Unfulfilled Promise of Mental Health Parity, which describes the barriers that people with mental health conditions encounter in finding mental health providers in their health plan’s network.

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Ask The Doctor – “I am Not Sick, I Don’t Need Help!” with Dr. Xavier Amador Available Now !

Nov 4, 2016

Learn why some people living with mental illness cannot see their own symptoms or do not believe they need help, and how this can become an obstacle to getting proper treatment. Dr. Xavier Amador is an internationally renowned clinical psychologist and leader in his field. He is the author of many popular books include I Am Not Sick, I Don't Need Help.

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Don’t Let the Senate Be Lame Ducks

Nov 2, 2016

National Mental Health Reform Advocacy Week is Nov. 14-18, 2016 and we need everybody who cares about mental health to take action.

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Free Webinar: Police Officer Mental Health and Mass Shootings

Oct 26, 2016

Join us for a webinar on Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. EST to discuss NAMI's report and next steps in putting mental health measures into practice after mass casualty events.

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Tired of the Wait

Oct 25, 2016

Americans with psychiatric emergencies face disproportionately longer ER wait times than other patients, according to a report released by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) last week. 

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No Questions Asked

Oct 18, 2016

In this election cycle, mental health keeps getting buried in the fray of personal attacks and heated discourse. It’s our turn to ask the questions now.

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Mental Health Takes the Stage in Vice–Presidential Debate

Oct 6, 2016

Mental health briefly captured the attention of millions of people who tuned into the vice-presidential debate.

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