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Month: August 2019

Advocacy Spotlight

By webmaster / August 20, 2019 / Comments Off on Advocacy Spotlight

  NAMI Georgia’s Executive Director, Kim Jones, Associate Director of Policy and Awareness, Elizabeth Fullerton, and a coalition of healthcare executives recently met with Congresswoman Lucy McBath and Congressman Hank … Read more

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Thank you to our Georgia NAMIWalks Sponsors!

By webmaster / August 20, 2019 / Comments Off on Thank you to our Georgia NAMIWalks Sponsors!

NAMI Georgia is grateful for the companies, agencies, and organizations that help us provide support, education, and advocacy services free of charge to Georgians in recovery and their families. These … Read more

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Clase De Familia a Familia en Español

By webmaster / August 19, 2019 / Comments Off on Clase De Familia a Familia en Español

Programa Educativo Gratuito Para familiares de personas enfrentando una enfermedad mental. El curso incluye información sobre trastornos cerebrales como la esquizofrenia, bipolar, depresión severa entre otros; talleres sobre comunicación, empatía, … Read more

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U.S Congressman demands action after I-team finds parents give up custody for mental health services

By ezsiteadmin / August 14, 2019 / Comments Off on U.S Congressman demands action after I-team finds parents give up custody for mental health services

Posted: 1:21 PM, Aug 07, 2019  Updated: 10:23 PM, Aug 07, 2019 By Katie LaGrone ABC Action News https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/local-news/i-team-investigates/u-s-congressman-demands-action-after-i-team-finds-parents-give-up-custody-for-mental-health-services Less than one month after the I-team first exposed how Florida’s inadequate … Read more

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‘We are not violent’: Those struggling with mental illness fight stigma, blame

By ezsiteadmin / August 14, 2019 / Comments Off on ‘We are not violent’: Those struggling with mental illness fight stigma, blame

Updated Aug 05, 3:19 PM;Posted Aug 05, 3:17 PM By Lily Jackson Al.com https://www.al.com/news/2019/08/we-are-not-violent-those-struggling-with-mental-illness-fight-against-stigma-blame.html Like clockwork, mental illness has become the focal point for blame following America’s 255th mass shooting this year. … Read more

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