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NAMI Family & Friends Seminar @ Vera French.April

April 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

| Free
NAMI Family & Friends is a free 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 in Vera French Commons Room located at 1441 W. Central Park, Davenport.
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 resourcesADDITIONAL 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.THANK YOU TO OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS
This seminar is made available by a grant from the Regional Development Authority. Thank you to the Vera French Community Mental Health Center for being our Host.

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Date:
April 16, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://bit.ly/2qsSl0U

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Vera French CMHC
1441 W. Central Park Avenue
Davenport, IA 52804 United States
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