NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is an educational program for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. It covers the fundamentals of caring for yourself, for your family and for your child.
NAMI Basics meets for six 2.5 hour sessions. Information and resources are provided at no cost to the participants.
NAMI Basics provides:

  • Up-to-date information on a range of mental illnesses and their impact on the brain
  • Current research on treatments including evidence-based therapies, medications and side-effects
  • Preparation for interactions with the mental health care system and juvenile justice system
  • Skills related to managing crises, solving problems and communicating effectively
  • Confidence for life-long understanding and support

Upcoming Classes:

 

BALLWINFlyer     CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION
Start Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
End Date:  Saturday, October 20, 2018
Time: 9:30m – Noon
LocationManchester United Methodist Church
129 Woods Mill Road, Ballwin, MO 63011


ARNOLD – Flyer     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Start Date
: Friday, August 24, 2018
End Date:  Friday, September 28, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
LocationComtrea
21 Municipal Drive, Arnold, MO 63010


ST. PETERS     Flyer     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Start Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
End Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: Grace United Church of Christ
8326 Mexico Road, St. Peters, MO 63376


 


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