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Month: June 2020

In Memoriam: Ronald F. Krasner, MD, Psychiatrist (1944 – 2019)

By amanda@bigbuzzideagroup.com / June 17, 2020 / Comments Off on In Memoriam: Ronald F. Krasner, MD, Psychiatrist (1944 – 2019)

NAMI has lost an ardent supporter in the passing of Dr. Ronald F. Krasner. He was elected to the American Society of Psychiatrists, former Vice Chairman and Director of Psychiatric … Read more

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Get to Know Lyndon Goodley

By amanda@bigbuzzideagroup.com / June 16, 2020 / Comments Off on Get to Know Lyndon Goodley

Lyndon Goodley is a Family-to-Family teacher with NAMI Champaign. Learn why he encourages dads, not just moms, of those living with a mental illness to take Family-to-Family. Lyndon, you have … Read more

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A Time for Hope and Unified Action 

By andywade@namiillinois.org / June 16, 2020 / Comments Off on A Time for Hope and Unified Action 

As NAMI members, we know an illness only grows worse if we fail to confront its symptoms, especially if we push it underground and pretend it doesn’t exist. We also … Read more

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Men’s Mental Health Month: Addressing Male Stereotypes

By amanda@bigbuzzideagroup.com / June 16, 2020 / Comments Off on Men’s Mental Health Month: Addressing Male Stereotypes

  Let us be the first to wish you a happy and healthy Father’s Day!  Fittingly, June is Men’s Mental Health Month, which is no simple topic to tackle. Today, … Read more

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Summer Parenting: Coronavirus and Safety

By amanda@bigbuzzideagroup.com / June 16, 2020 / Comments Off on Summer Parenting: Coronavirus and Safety

Illinois has entered Phase 3 of its reopening plan, with some surrounding states well ahead of our schedule. That means certain activities including small gatherings are now acceptable and non-essential … Read more

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