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NAMI Family & Friends

NAMI Family & Friends is a 2-hour seminar that informs and supports people who have loved ones with a mental health condition. It provides information about mental illness, how to help a friend or family member who lives with a mental illness, and how to take care of yourself if you are in a caregiving role.

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to Mental Health
  • Mental Health Conditions & Diagnoses
  • Communication Strategies
  • Treatment & Recovery
  • Crisis Planning
  • Support for Family Members & Friends
  • NAMI Resources

Interested? Contact us for upcoming presentations.

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The families and members of NAMI Illinois are here to help! We offer understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness.