NAMI Basics



Date:   Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Time:   5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Free education, for families worried about their child/teen's emotional or mental health

Go to 463-4251 or namijuneau@gmail.com to register.

This six-session education program offers training in preparedness, emotional resiliency and information on how to effectively support your child at home, at school and when they're getting medical care.

Taught by NAMI trained peers who have lived similar experiences with their children.

WHAT CAN PARTICIPANTS EXPECT TO LEARN?

? Up-to-date information on a range of mental illnesses & their impact on the brain

? Current research on treatments: evidence-based therapies, medications & side effects

? Preparation for interactions with the school & mental health care systems

? Skills for crises management, problem solving & effective communication

? Strategies for self-care & essentials of caring for your family

When

TUESDAY EVENINGS, MAY 5 - JUNE 9

From 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Where

ONSITE CHILDCARE PROVIDED!

Juneau Family Health & Birth Center / 1601 Salmon Creek Lane, Juneau