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Month: December 2016

4pm on Thursday, Dec 15 – Join Conference Call with NAMI Policy Experts!

By webmaster / December 15, 2016 / Comments Off on 4pm on Thursday, Dec 15 – Join Conference Call with NAMI Policy Experts!

Join NAMI’s federal policy experts to learn what the newly-signed mental health reform act does and what we can expect in the next Congress – and how we can leverage the … Read more

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Seeking NAMI Basics Teachers – Help parents, children, and teens.

By webmaster / December 13, 2016 / Comments Off on Seeking NAMI Basics Teachers – Help parents, children, and teens.

We are seeking teachers for our NAMI Basics education program in January 2017!  Members who complete this 2-day course will be certified to teach NAMI Basics, our class for parents and caregivers of … Read more

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Congress passes the 21st Century Cures Act!

By webmaster / December 13, 2016 / Comments Off on Congress passes the 21st Century Cures Act!

After more than three years of advocating on behalf of mental health reform at the local, state and federal level, our hard-fought battle is over. Mental health reform is finally … Read more

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NAMI in the News

By webmaster / December 12, 2016 / Comments Off on NAMI in the News

Check out NAMI Albany, Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities, Phoebe Behavioral Health Center and Aspire Behavioral Health & Developmental Disability Services speak with Karla Heath-Sands on WALB-TV’s … Read more

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Insurance Parity – Broken Promises

By webmaster / December 12, 2016 / Comments Off on Insurance Parity – Broken Promises

NAMI releases a new report,  Out-of-Network, Out-of-Pocket, Out-of-Options: The Unfulfilled Promise of Mental Health Parity When seeking mental health care, Americans face greater out-of-pocket costs for outpatient and inpatient mental … Read more

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