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In The News: NAMI Georgia

March 29, 2016

You’re going to love this year’s NAMI National Convention in Denver!

Georgia State Caucus: Thursday, July 7th from 4:00 – 4:45pm in Governor’s Square 12.

An exciting program is planned with over 70 sessions to choose from.

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    Lt Jeff Olson memorial
    NAMI Georgia mourns the loss of Lieutenant Jeff Olson, a Georgia CIT officer and leader. Lt. Olson served as the Hostage Negotiation Team commander for the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department. He made a real difference in the lives of many people, and we will miss him greatly.

    We give thanks for the years of devoted service he offered to the mental health community. Lieutenant Olson was on the front line of the battle to end the criminalization of mental illness, promoting safety for officers and people living with mental Read More

    Two NAMI In Our Own Voice Presenter Trainings will be held in June. Click here to apply for a training. Training Session Details: June 11-12, 2016 Atlanta Training June 25-26, 2016 Savannah Training

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    2016-05-21-Walk Meeting
    Team Captains and Walkers from Cobb, Columbus, DeKalb, Northside and Rome attended our Walk Team Captain Meeting this past weekend. Many thanks to Michael Thompson from Rockdale/Newton for his informative presentation on social media marketing!

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    NAMI CEO Brunch
    Last Saturday, NAMI Georgia Executive Director, Board members, and affiliate leaders joined Mary Giliberti, NAMI National CEO, for a fun and  motivational (and delicious!) morning brunch at the NAMI Georgia state office.

    This is the first time that a NAMI CEO has visited  the NAMI Georgia office so it was an exciting occasion and was enjoyed by all.

    A major goal of NAMI Executive Director Kim Jones is to facilitate communication between all levels of NAMI leadership, so this was a step forward towards that Read More

    NAMI Support Group at Lake Oconee will offer a Homefront class for Veterans in June.

    Veteran Returning From War

    NAMI Homefront is a free, six-session education program for family, friends and significant others of Military Service Members and Veterans with mental health conditions. It focuses on the unique needs of military and veteran communities, such as post-deployment and post-discharge transitions.

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    NAMI Georgia, in partnership with the Atlanta VA Medical Center, concluded Georgia’s first NAMI Homefront classes at the Oakwood VA Clinic on Monday 05/09/2016 and at the VA Medical Center on Tuesday 05/10/2016.

    1st Homefront ATL VA 2016-05-10


    Homefront is a free, 6-session educational program for families, caregivers and friends of military service members and vets with mental health conditions. Based on the nationally recognized NAMI Family-to-Family program, NAMI Homefront is designed to address the unique needs of family, caregivers and Read More

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