Family to Family NAMI Education Program

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Huber Heights
Community Room

Event Details

The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a 12-week course for families of individuals with severe brain disorders (mental illnesses.) The course is taught by trained family members.  Please register in advance.

Topics covered include: Introduction to family education; Symptoms of schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder; getting through critical periods of crisis; Subtypes of depression and bipolar disorder; panic disorder and OCD; telling our stories; Basics about brain biology and the causes of brain disorders; Problem solving workshop; Medication review; Empathy: Inside mental illness; Communication skills workshop; Self-care; Rehabilitation; Making choices for recovery; Fighting stigma; Advocacy; Evaluation, certification, and celebration.

For more information, please contact NAMI  online or call (937) 299-3667.

Event Type(s): Health & Wellness, Home, Family, Community
Age Group(s): Adults
Presenter: National Alliance on Mental Illness
Kim Bishop
(937) 463-2665

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