Your Voice is Needed
on Wednesday, October 7
On this day, thousands of families of people with serious mental illness and consumers are having a National Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Day.
We need everyone to contact Representative Fred Upton, Chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee on October 7th at 202-225-3761 and urge him to bring a strong “Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (HR2646)” to a vote now.
HR2646 is a bipartisan bill proposed by Representatives Tim Murphy,
- New dates for Peer to Peer classes
- PEER to PEER Classes at Key Clubhouse in Miami
In order to facilitate attendance, we’re moving the classes to Saturdays beginning October 24. Please call Jorge Arenas at 305-960-7596 to indicate if you wish to attend for 5 consecutive weeks from 10 AM to 2:30 PM. or 10 weeks from 10 AM to noon.
- ‘Dear Parent, Your Child Has Had a Psychotic Break’
‘Dear Parent, Your Child Has Had a Psychotic Break’
By Marcia Morris
September 22, 2015 3:30 am
I sit in my small office at the university counseling center, sighing as I pick up the phone to make the call that I always dread. I have worked as a psychiatrist with college students for 20 years, and this part never gets easier. One, two, three rings, and the mother of a student who had been in my office minutes earlier answers the phone.
- The Trauma Resolution Center 20th Anniversary and Opening
- Open Registration for Peer to Peer at Key Clubhouse
Registration is now open for NAMI’s 10 consecutive weeks PEER TO PEER class which will take place at the Key Clubhouse located at 1400 N. W. 54th. Street, Miami, Florida, 33142. Please call Jorge Arenas and leave a message indicating your name, phone number and the night of the week that is most convenient to you. For more information, please visit: http://namiofmiami.org/peer-to-peer-classes/
We could begin as early as October 1 if enough people register. If not, then as soon as