Equestrian Connection Courage to Connect

Stable-ity | Courage to Connect – An Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy Program

Courage to Connect is an 8-week program for adults facilitated by licensed therapists and equine specialists that will focus on recognizing and preventing burnout while building resilience. This is a transformational program that combines a non-traditional equine experience with psychoeducation and emotional support. When: Wednesdays | 6:45-8PM Dates: September 16...

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suicide i should have

Saving Ourselves From Suicide | I Should Have Echos in Me – August 11 @ 7PM CST

Could we have done something more? Should we have brought him home from college? How could we miss the signs? Join us for an intimate conversation by a mother who wants to help others.    Register in advance for this webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_iIMaHIoZSz291lATI_ra0A After registering, you will receive a confirmation email...

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State Conference – Save The Date! | Oct. 16th & 17th

2020 Conference Announcement NAMI Illlinois is pleased to announce that its 2020 State Conference will be held online on October 16th and 17th.   Given the ever-changing environment we currently live, we have chosen to take our conference virtual this year.   Our conference theme, Driving Change: The New Future of Mental...

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NAMICon 2020

NAMICon 2020 | A Virtual Event July 13-14

We Look Forward To You Joining Us At Our First Virtual NAMICon! We are grateful for your patience and support as we transformed our canceled in-person NAMICon into a virtual event. We are excited to announce that no cost registration is now open for NAMICon 2020, a Virtual Event, taking place July 13–14.   REGISTER TODAY...

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FRONTLINE CONNECTION | Support Group for Healthcare Workers

FRONTLINE CONNECTION | Support Group for Healthcare Workers – Wednesdays @6PM – Online

NAMI is partnering with the mental health team of Equestrian Connection to provide a support group for health care workers that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The group, co-led by a nurse and psychologist, will provide a safe, positive, confidential and supportive environment to: learn how to reduce...

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Support Group for Healthcare Workers

FRONTLINE CONNECTION | Support Group for Healthcare Workers – Tuesdays @10AM – Online

NAMI is partnering with the mental health team of Equestrian Connection to provide a support group for health care workers that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The group, co-led by a nurse and psychologist, will provide a safe, positive, confidential and supportive environment to: learn how to reduce...

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Caring for Loved Ones from Afar

Does your loved one live in a congregate living facility? Do you wonder if they are getting proper care and treatment? Do you know how to advocate on their behalf? The experts will tell us how. Register in advance for this FREE webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ck4cGy0oRe2VfR-DEH5U1Q After registering, you will receive a...

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The Other Side of Chaos | Basic Principles of Addiction Treatment & Recovery with Author Ellen Van Vetchen

The Other Side of Chaos | Basic Principles of Addiction Treatment and Recovery

Are you or your family facing a crisis of addiction? Meet author and advocate Ellen Van Vetchen as she shares her experience and expertise on making reasoned decisions that support recovery. Register in advance for this webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WUwcPc1nQq-SiuylVOgj_w After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining...

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MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER

Major Depressive Disorder: An Overview of Current & Future FDA Approved Treatments

Want to understand the potential benefits and adverse effects of treatment options for depression? Join us as we explore current FDA approved treatments and recent advancements in treatment research. This talk will provide a basic overview of the diagnosis of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) aka “clinical depression”, an overview of...

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Family Support Group NAMI

Family Support Group | ONLINE (Thursdays @7PM)

For family, partners and close friends of adults living with a mental illness. Share problems you are facing and learn how others have dealt with the same issues. In a confidential environment, share your concerns and ask questions about housing, medications, government programs, therapists, and anything else troubling you. You...

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