2nd Thursday Seminars

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The NAMI St. Louis Brown Bag Lecture Series is held the 2nd Thursday of each month.

Location: The Heights – Richmond Heights Community Center
8001 Dale Ave
Richmond Heights, MO 63117

Time: Noon – 1:00 PM

Bring you lunch and we will provide the drink and cookies when you RSVP using the form below or by calling our HelpLine at 314-962-4670.

Upcoming Topics:

March 9, 2017

Topic: Dual Diagnosis (Mental Health and Addiction)

Speaker: Lauren Zehnle, MA, LPC, RASAC II, St. Director of St. Louis Addiction Counseling LLC

Dual diagnosis, most notably the co-occurrence of a psychiatric disorder and substance abuse disorder, is a common condition that can result in extreme suffering. Much evidence suggests that when both disorders are treated, the patient’s prognosis is significantly better. The mental health field has made huge strides over the last few decades in treating dual diagnosis and training clinicians to accurately screen and treat patients with co-morbidity. Please join us in a discussion of dual diagnosis and discover how comprehensive treatment may ensure greater success in the road to recovery.

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April 13, 2017

Topic: Worry Less with St. Andrew’s Senior Solutions

Speaker: Melissia Robinson, MA Executive Director and Jill Walsh, MSW Director of Client Services for St. Andrew’s Senior Solutions

Ms. Robinson and Ms. Walsh will be speaking about accessing resources to assist in enhancing your living situation. We will cover the Continuum of In-Home support services and community resources available to make this possible. We assist in coordinating these services so you can “Worry Less”.

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