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Family & Friends Seminar at Davenport Public Library Eastern Avenue

May 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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NAMI Family & Friends is a free 90-minute seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. It’s also an opportunity to meet other people in similar situations and gain community support.
Please pre-register at https://bit.ly/2qsSl0U or 563-386-7477 Ext. 266 (M-F 10-2). This event will be held at the Davenport Public Library, 6000 Eastern Avenue.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN …
The seminar is led by trained people with lived experience of supporting a family member with a mental health condition. They will walk you through the following topics.- Understanding diagnoses, treatment and recovery
– Effective communication strategies
– The importance of self-care
– Crisis preparation strategies
– NAMI and community resources
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES …
The NAMI Family & Friends companion eBook provides important information about mental health conditions including: conditions and diagnoses, treatment and recovery, crisis planning, resources and more. Register and we’ll send you links where you can download it for free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble where select languages are available for the Kindle, Nook and compatible eBook apps.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS
This seminar is made available by a grant from the Regional Development Authority.

Details

Date:
May 20, 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://bit.ly/2qsSl0U

Venue

Davenport Public Library Eastern Ave. Branch
6000 Eastern Avenue
Davenport, IA 52807 United States
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