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Family & Friends Seminar at MLK Jr. Community Center

June 13, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

| Free
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 online or 563-386-7477 Ext. 266 (M-F 10-2).
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 grants from the Doris & Victor Day Foundation, Rauch Family Foundation, The Moline Foundation and the Rock Island Community Foundation.

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Date:
June 13, 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
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Venue

Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center
620 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201 United States
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