How is your community working to end the stigma of mental illness? Let’s find out!
Select your area on the map to see shared stories, public events, and local partners who are working to make mental illness Okay to Say.
How is your community working to end the stigma of mental illness? Let’s find out!Select your area on the map to see shared stories, public events, and local partners who are working to make mental illness Okay to Say.
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. The course is designed to help family members understand and support their loved one while maintaining their own well-being. The trained teachers of this course are also family members who have experience with military culture and know what it is like to have a loved one living with mental illness.
09/20/2017 | 8:30 am-3:30 pm
If you live or work with teenagers, you know the tough issues they face today. Anxiety, stress, depression, self-harm, addiction, bullying and behavioral disorders are all too prevalent—and it’s hard to know how to help. At this conference, you’'ll learn from leading mental health experts about how these issues are impacting children's lives and what you can do to help. CEUs will be offered Continental breakfast and lunch included
09/23/2017 | 8:30 am
NAMIWalks El Paso's public, active display of support for people affected by mental health conditions is one important way we are changing how El Pasoans view people with a mental illness. NAMIWalks brings together individuals and businesses to help raise funds, combat stigma and promote awareness. NAMIWalks is NAMI El Paso's largest and most successful mental health awareness and fundraising event.