NAMI News & Views

FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAM Free Course – Open to the Public July 9 to August 15, 2018 (Monday and Wednesday evenings 7-9:30 pm)  No class Monday, 8/6 (Monthly NAMI meeting) For Family Members, Care Givers and Close Associates of loved ones with: Major Depression Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression) Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder Panic Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Borderline Personality Disorder,...
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A Peer-to-Peer class is beginning Monday, June 18th with “graduation” at our August 6th meeting. The class will run every Monday night from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Pinehurst Fire Department, 405 Magnolia Road. The class is for any adult living with a diagnosed mental illness who wants to learn more about recovery and wellness.  It is an interactive class run by two trained mentors, John Ambrosio and Chris...
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Fixing North Carolina’s mental health care system is a complex problem intertwined with broad financial challenges, substance abuse issues, and lack of access to care. Over the course of a two-hour discussion among elected leaders, caregivers and medical providers on Monday, what was most clear is there are no easy answers. State Sen. Tom McInnis, R-Richmond, was joined by his...
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