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Month: September 2020

NAMI Illinois Virtual Conference 2020: Driving Change

Join Us – 2020 Virtual State Conference

By elba@namiillinois.org / September 28, 2020 / Comments Off on Join Us – 2020 Virtual State Conference

Friday, October 16th and Saturday, October 17th NAMI Illinois is pleased to be bringing you its 2020 State Conference virtually, in the comfort of a safe environment: your home! The … Read more

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Dealing With Anxiety During COVID-19

By sabinabhasin / September 27, 2020 / Comments Off on Dealing With Anxiety During COVID-19

With increased isolation and uncertainty, people may be feeling higher levels of stress. These tips and articles will help you manage your anxiety. 1. Remember that knowledge is power: Understanding the … Read more

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Living with Depression: How to Keep Working

By sabinabhasin / September 27, 2020 / Comments Off on Living with Depression: How to Keep Working

By: Emily Johnson I live with a high-functioning depression in my life, and in the workplace. I’ve been struggling since 2015 when I thought it was just fatigue. Medication and therapy … Read more

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Keynote Spotlight: Dan Gillison, Jr. and David Albert, Ph.D.

By sarahbb / September 15, 2020 / Comments Off on Keynote Spotlight: Dan Gillison, Jr. and David Albert, Ph.D.

NAMI Illinois is honored to have two esteemed keynote speakers at this year’s Virtual State Conference. NAMI CEO Dan Gillison, Jr. and David Albert, Ph.D., Director of the Division of … Read more

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Interview with Fermina Ponce

By sarahbb / September 15, 2020 / Comments Off on Interview with Fermina Ponce

Fermina Ponce is an award-winning author from Colombia who uses her writing talent to help others heal from the trauma of mental illness. A member of NAMI Kane-South, DeKalb and … Read more

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