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1st Day NAMI Basics Education Program

March 24, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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NAMI Basics is a no-cost 6-week session program for parents, foster parents and primary caregivers of adolescents who have shown signs or symptoms of a mental health condition. Course runs through May 5 (skipping Easter Sunday). Registration ends Friday March 22 at 2:00 p.m.

Foster parents in Iowa and Illinois are eligible to obtain credit training hours. (2.5 hours for 6 weeks = 15 hours).

This program is taught by trained parents/caregivers who have similar lived experiences of their own children, allowing families to connect, learn and empower themselves to overcome new challenges. This program is offered in part from a Thiesen’s More for Your Community Grant.

Course Elements Include:
~ The biology of the brain
~The latest research advances in treatment and an overview of treatment options
~The impact of a child’s mental health condition on the rest of the family
~ An overview of the systems of care for children and teens living with a mental health condition

To register: Please call our office at 563-386-7477 ext.266 or online: https://bit.ly/2Ld15Sl

Details

Date:
March 24, 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://bit.ly/2Ld15Sl

Venue

CASI – Center for Active Seniors
1035 W. Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA 52806 United States
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Phone:
563-386-7477 Ext. 266

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