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NAMI Family & Friends Seminar – People’s Missionary Church

November 29 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

| Free

NAMI Family & Friends is a free four-hour 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

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. You can download it for free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble where select languages are available for the Kindle, Nook and compatible ebook apps.

Thank You to these Community Partners
These seminars are possible by the generosity of our grant partners – Thank You! In Scott County: The Regional Development Authority. In Rock Island and Henry Counties: The Doris & Victor Day Foundation, The Moline Foundation, Rauch Family Foundation, and Rock Island Community Foundation.

Details

Date:
November 29
Time:
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://namigmv.z2systems.com/eventReg.jsp?event=48&

Organizer

Caroline Vernon
Phone:
563-386-7477 Ext. 266
Email:
coordinator@namigmv.org
Website:
www.namigmv.org

Venue

People’s Missionary Baptist Church
553 23rd Street
Rock Island, IL 61201 United States
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