Basics for Parents (of Children & Adolescents) Class

NAMI Basics

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 online-only course offered for parents or family caregivers of school-age children and adolescents with mental health issues.  Classes include:

Understanding the illnesses that are causing the behavioral difficulties
The biology of mental illness; getting an accurate diagnosis—, anxiety disorders, depression, ADD, ODD, OCD, childhood bipolar disorder, and others
Tools for the toolbox – communication skills, problem-solving, crisis preparation, handling challenging behaviors, and the impact on family members
Record keeping and dealing with the systems your child is involved in school, mental health, and juvenile justice
Taught by trained teachers who are also the parents of children with emotional or behavioral difficulties

For more information on upcoming classes, please give us a call or visit our class schedule.

Please call our office for information about NAMI Basics.

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