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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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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Mental Health Strategies Among Youth

Mental Health Strategies Among Youth

Mental health disorders are on the rise. Many are not aware that 17% of youth (age 6-17) experience a mental health disorder and suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among individuals age 10-34. What are some of the ways we can prevent the early onset of mental health...

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NAMI ILLINOIS CHICAGO WOLVES

NAMI Fundraiser | Chicago Wolves Hockey Game

Join the National Alliance on Mental Illness Cook County North Suburban and other NAMI Affiliates statewide to raise awareness and remove the stigma surrounding mental health! Every ticket helps raise money! Can’t make the event? Consider purchasing tickets and the Wolves will donate them to a local youth-based organization. You...

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