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Month: March 2018

Self-Help Techniques For Coping With Mental Illness

By lynseybates / March 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Self-Help Techniques For Coping With Mental Illness

By Emmie Pombo | Mar. 09, 2018 Living with mental illness is not easy. It’s a consistent problem without a clear solution. While treatments like medication and psychotherapy are incredibly … Read more

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NAMI Celebrates Mental Health Victories In Federal Funding Bill

By lynseybates / March 30, 2018 / Comments Off on NAMI Celebrates Mental Health Victories In Federal Funding Bill

FY18 Funding Signals Greater Investment in Services for Individuals with Mental Illness & Families  Mar 22 2018 Following the release of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 federal appropriations package, NAMI … Read more

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A Message from NAMI Illinois’ Executive Director

By holly / March 19, 2018 / Comments Off on A Message from NAMI Illinois’ Executive Director

I’m writing to let you know that I resigned from my position as Executive Director of NAMI Illinois and my last day will be April 4th. Thank you all so … Read more

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How Do I Know If My Therapist Is Effective?

By lynseybates / March 7, 2018 / Comments Off on How Do I Know If My Therapist Is Effective?

By Laura Greenstein It can be a challenge to find the “right” therapist for you. You might come across someone who has a degree from an impressive school, writes extensively … Read more

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Understanding Self-Harm

By lynseybates / March 7, 2018 / Comments Off on Understanding Self-Harm

Feb. 28, 2018 | By Laura Greenstein Self-harm is difficult to understand because it goes against the natural human instinct of self-preservation. Maybe that’s why some people react to it … Read more

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