NAMI Affiliates Play A Key Role in the Success of CIT

NAMI Affiliates Play A Key Role in the Success of CIT

By Laura Usher

In 1988, two advocates from NAMI Memphis were the driving force behind the first crisis intervention team (CIT) program. Ann Dino and Helen Adamo were Read more

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Naples Auto Donation Center & #NAMI of Collier County

NAMI was very blessed to receive the proceeds from a donated car to Naples Auto Donation. Rather than keep the proceeds, we identified a family in desperate need of a sound vehicle. The Robledo family is part of our Read more
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Schizophrenia and Getting Older

By Emily Cepla, NAMI Program Manager, Child and Adolescent Action Center

As we get older, our bodies age in three ways: physically, cognitively and psychosocially. Our faces wrinkle and health deteriorates; our memories start to fail us and cognitive Read more

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2014 NAMI Hope Shines Walk

5/24/14 – Kathryn, what a great article!!  You are doing amazing work!!  Thanks so much!!  Becky Sharon

5/27/14 – Incredible !!!!!!!!!– Thank you Kathryn for all you do!  You and your team are truly   Read more

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NAMI of Collier County 2014 Walk Is Fast Approaching!!

Together, we can be a message of Hope! Join us for our 12th Annual Walk!

When? 8:30-11 a.m., Saturday, April 5, 2014 2.5 Mile Walk, Cambier Park, Naples Registration at 8:30 a.m. Walk begins at 9 a.m.

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The Pelican Isle Yacht Club Women’s Club Fundraiser presents Proceeds Check to NAMI (National Alliance of Mental Illness) of Collier County

The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Collier County (NAMI) was the proud recipient of funds raised at the Pelican Isle Women’s Club 2014 Desserts and Delights, held on March 11, 2014.  These funds will help NAMI provide Read more

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NAMI Radio Spot on #Sunny106.3

Be on the lookout for #NAMICommercials  to be broadcast over the radio! All affiliated stations with Beasley Broadcasting will be announcing NAMI’s Annual Walk being held at Cambier Park on April 5th 2014 from 8:30-11:00. We look forward Read more

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Kids With ADHD May Also Suffer Family Troubles

TUESDAY, May 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) — New research indicates that children with attention-deficit          hyperactivity disorder may be more likely to be part of families that are affected by poverty, divorce, neighborhood violence and Read more

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Family WRAP Training April 26-27, 2014

Greetings to all! CLEAR is pleased share announcement and application for Family WRAP Training to be held in Fort Myers, FL on Saturday April 26 and Sunday April 27 from 9:00 – 4:30 each day. The training will Read more

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ORR Stakeholders: Health Insurance Literacy and the Marketplace (OMH & CMS Webinar)

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invite you to join us for a webinar on health insurance literacy and the Read more

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