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Month: June 2017

July 22: Haven House Voices of Hope-Speaking Out About Mental Health in the Church and Community

By webmaster / June 26, 2017 / Comments Off on July 22: Haven House Voices of Hope-Speaking Out About Mental Health in the Church and Community

Haven House Counseling Center, under the auspices of the House of Hope (Dr. E. Dewey Smith, Pastor), in partnership with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Shanti Das, Founder, … Read more

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Mindful Policing: The Future of Force

By webmaster / June 26, 2017 / Comments Off on Mindful Policing: The Future of Force

From an article on www.mindful.org: With police violence—and public scrutiny—on the rise, cities turn to mindfulness to help officers deal with the stress of the job. You guys ready for … Read more

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Senate Rushing to Vote on Huge Medicaid Cuts

By webmaster / June 26, 2017 / Comments Off on Senate Rushing to Vote on Huge Medicaid Cuts

Click here to go to the NAMI Advocacy Forum and Take Action Last Thursday, the Senate released a draft of its health care bill to gut Medicaid and repeal the Affordable … Read more

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From Mary Giliberti, NAMI President – NAMI and Advocacy: Staying United in the Face of Challenging Times

By webmaster / June 21, 2017 / Comments Off on From Mary Giliberti, NAMI President – NAMI and Advocacy: Staying United in the Face of Challenging Times

As I’ve been thinking about the upcoming NAMI National Convention, I wanted to share some reflections with all of you on advocacy—recognizing that not everyone will be able to attend … Read more

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Pat Strode To Work With Georgia Public Safety Training Center to Continue Georgia CIT

By webmaster / June 9, 2017 / Comments Off on Pat Strode To Work With Georgia Public Safety Training Center to Continue Georgia CIT

For over 20 years, Pat Strode has served in many roles with NAMI Georgia, most recently as the Georgia CIT Program Administrator. Pat has worked tirelessly coordinating the 40-hour mental … Read more

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