NAMI Georgia and its affiliates are hosting a variety of upcoming classes. See below for information on upcoming NAMI Basics, Peer to Peer, Family to Family, Ending the Silence, Homefront, NAMI Smarts, Introduction to Behavioral Health and Addictive Diseases, and Georgia Youth In Crisis programs.Introduction to Behavioral Health and Addictive Diseases
Introduction to Behavioral Health and Addictive Diseases is designed for first responders, clergy, hospital personnel, security officers, and others who wish to learn about mental health Read More
Sat, July 28-Panel Discussion, ‘Making the Invisible Visible: Debunking Mental Health Myths in the Black Community’
In observance of Minority Mental Health Month. Rho Zeta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., The PEARL Foundation and The National Alliance on Mental Illness invite all to a community panel discussion on mental health challenges currently affecting the black community. The discussion will be led by experts in the field.
On July 21, 2018 from 4 PM to 8 PM our NAMI in Henry County will be hosting a Family and Friends Picnic for Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. Come and join us for a summer celebration to recognize and increase mental health awareness. There will be Food, Music and Guest Speakers and is free and open to the public. All are welcome!Read More
The Atlanta Chapter of the National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE-ATL) will host their First Annual Hot Topics in Healthcare program with the theme of ‘Mental Health Awareness: Challenges and Triumphs’
July 26, 2018 6:30pm-9pm Registration details to follow
This event will feature expert panelists engaging in open discussion surrounding one of the most critical healthcare disorders facing our nation, Mental Illness. Listen as they share insight on the challenges facing this issue and triumphs of treatment.
Representatives from NAMI Georgia will Read More
Looking for a night of comedy and laughs and a good cause? Be sure to check out an upcoming event, “Laughter Helps YouDeal,” a comedy show hosted by Jane Advertising on 7/26, 8PM at Smith’s Olde Bar. Proceeds will benefit NAMI Georgia and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – Georgia Chapter. Join us! Tickets are $25 at the door.
NAMI Georgia is seeking qualified entities to submit proposals to conduct instructor led mental health awareness trainings in schools throughout the state of Georgia.
NAMI Georgia will provide oversight, including scheduling and subcontracting, for state funded mental health training in the 2,200 Georgia schools through the 16 Georgia RESAs (Regional Education Service Agencies). NAMI Georgia will secure predetermined mental health training through a series of subcontracts with existing entities.NAMI Georgia Read More