NAMI CCNS Public Education Meeting

Public Education Meeting – Adolescent Mental Health Current Trends

* Click here to download PDF *   Developmental changes in adolescence are dramatic as the brain and body evolves. Deborah Taber, Administrative Director of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences for the Northshore University Medical System, will review how school demands, drug use, social media, and gender identity issues can create a mental health...

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2017 NAMI CCNS Spring Class - Basics for Parents

2017 Spring Basics for Parents Class – Two Locations!

* Click here for PDF download * Do You Have a Child with Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties? NAMI Basics for Parents Class provides Education and Support for You, Your Family, and Your Child FREE, six week course offered for parents or family caregivers of school-age children and adolescents with mental health issues....

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2017 NAMI CCNS Education Meeting January 23

2017 NAMI CCNS Education Meeting January 23rd!

* Click here for PDF download! * NAMI CCNS Cordially Invites You To: “Ask the Psychiatrist Your Questions About Mental Illness” Meet John Zajecka, M.D., an expert in novel treatment approaches for bipolar disorder, depression, and anxiety disorders. Dr Zajecka, Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Depression Treatment and Research Center at Rush University...

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2017 NAMI CCNS NEWSLINE! – April, May, June

7 Mark your calendars! Monday, April 17 Adolescent Mental Health: Current Trends Public Education Program 7 pm at the Northbrook Public Library 1201 Cedar Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062 Twenty percent of youth aged 13-18 live with a mental health condition. Complicating matters further is the issue of co-occuring drug abuse....

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2017 NAMI CCNS Spring Family to Family Refresher Workshop

2017 Family to Family Refresher Workshop

* Click here for PDF * Call Fay or Moira at the NAMI CCNS office at 1-847-716-2252 for more information or to register. *NOTE – this class is now full but please check back about future class offerings! We invite all  Family to Family©    Graduates to our Family Refresher Workshop...

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