Veterans Support Group | Northbrook

For veterans living with a mental illness or mental health issue and Gold Star Families. 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....

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Family Support Group NAMI

Family Support Group (Park Ridge) | 1st & 3rd Tuesday

Our Family Support Group is for family, partners, and 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 comfortable and a safe environment, you can talk with no fear of stigma or shame. Share...

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Family Support Group NAMI

Family Support Group (Skokie) | 2nd & 4th Monday

Our Family Support Group is for family, partners, and 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 comfortable and a safe environment, you can talk with no fear of stigma or shame. Share...

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FREE Yoga on the Green | Downtown Skokie Outdoor Farmers’ Market

Skokie’s famous, fabulous, fantastic Farmers’ Market, celebrating more than a quarter century of operation, presents farmers and vendors from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin. Farmers’ Market continues to proudly boast of this community-spirited event and the freshness of its vegetables, fruits, cheeses and flowers, often picked just hours before being...

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Family to Family Education Programs – 12 weeks (6/12-8/28)/ Tuesdays

The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a FREE 12-week course for families and close friends of adults with mental illness. This course is taught by trained teachers who are also family members and know what it is like to have a loved one living with mental illness, such as major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety...

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On-the-Table | FaithNet Breakfast

Please join NAMI Cook County North Suburban for a conversation on Faith and Hope Tuesday, May 29, 7:30 to 9 am at Park Ridge Community Church Continental Breakfast will be provided

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Remarkable Lives | Inspiring Stories of the Uniquely-Abled

Join us for an afternoon with keynote speaker, Rebecca Alexander, LCSW-R, MPH, PLLC , who will be sharing her own story of being a disability rights advocate, psychotherapist, author, extreme athlete & volunteer who lives almost completely blind and deaf June 10th from 4 to 6PM  at Equestrian Connection in Lake Forest, IL...

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Horse Therapy | Stable’ty – Anxiety and Depression- 6/4 – 7/30 Mondays

Equestrian Connection offers non-mounted therapy groups for people with a mental health diagnosis & their loved ones. Activities are designed to address issues such as: anxiety, depression, grief, and communication. Stable’ty Flyer Download Cost: Scholarships available Session times: 6:30p.m.-8:00p.m. Mixed group of People with a mental health diagnosis and Loved...

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ASK THE PSYCHIATRIST

Annual Meeting | Ask the Psychiatrist

Join NAMICCNS for our annual meeting and presentation by an expert on the latest treatments and research in mental health. Presenting Laura Praise, MD, Medical Director, Doreen E. Chapman Center Journey Care Administration Building Directions: Willow Rd. to Ravine Way winding onto Claire Court The meeting is located inside the...

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