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NAMI Greater Cleveland

The National Alliance on Mental Illness Greater Cleveland is dedicated to empowering persons affected by mental illness and their family members
to achieve
 a better quality of life by providing them with
support, education, referral and advocacy.
 

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Thank you for supporting NAMIWalks 2017 as a Sponsor,
a Team Captain, a Walker, or Donor.

As of September 22, 2017 we have

raised $143,634 surpassing our goal of $135,000!

2017 NAMIWalks Sponsors

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Join NAMI Greater Cleveland
Saturday, September 23rd, 7:30 p.m. to view the film:

elizabeth blue

Tower City Cinemas
230 West Huron Road #7256, Cleveland, OH

Post screening Q&A with the leading actor – Cleveland native – Ryan Vincent, following the 7:30 PM showing on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Recently released from a psychiatric hospital, Elizabeth returns to her Los Angeles apartment where she lives with her fiancé, Grant. Struggling to navigate daily voices, hallucinations, anxiety, failing medications and her judgmental, unsupportive mother, Elizabeth fears that Grant won’t be able to deal with her much longer as she clings to hope that love will truly conquer all – even mental illness.

Mention NAMI at the Cleveland Cinemas Tower City box office and receive $1 off the ticket price. This offer is only good for purchases made at the box office.

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As part of Mental Health Awareness Week

Hopewell presents the 7th Annual

The David Cutler Conservatory Exploring Mental Health Series

“Surviving the Suicide of a Loved One”

Personal experiences of coping with loss

Impact on the family and lessons for survivors

Suicide prevention, mental health treatment and advocacy 

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Hors d’oeuvres and wine reception at 5:30 pm
Program promptly at 6:00 pm

The Cleveland Racquet Club
29825 Chagrin Blvd., Pepper Pike, Ohio 44124

$25.00 per person

Please note: Seating is limited.
Kindly reserve your seats by Monday, October 2, at
www.hopewellcommunity.org/support-us/events/emh
or call 440.247.0912 ext. 201.

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NAMI Greater Cleveland Free Education Programs

Free Classes for Family/Caregivers and Peers. For full class descriptions – click here 

FAMILY-TO-FAMILY CLASS For family/caregivers of someone with mental illness.
Next class:TBD

BASICS For Parents and Caregivers of children 18 and younger.
Next class:TBD

UNDERSTANDING MENTAL ILLNESS For family/caregivers of someone with mental illness.
Next class: TBD 

 PEER-TO-PEER CLASS
Recovery program for persons with mental illness.
Next class:

  • Friday, October 6th – December 15th, 2017 1 to 3 p.m.
    Louis Stokes Cleveland VAMC
    Recovery Resource Center (PRRC)
    7000 Euclid Ave. Second Floor, Suite 202
    Cleveland, Ohio 44103
    No Class November 25th

Registration is required. Contact Becky Fela at bfela@namicleveland.org or 216-875-7776 for more information or to register.

If you’d like to be contacted when future classes are scheduled call or email Terri Miller at 216-875-7776 or tmiller@namicleveland.org. and provide your name, address, phone # and class you are interested in.

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Mujer Latino

GRUPO VIDA

We invite you to participate in a confidential Spanish-speaking support group for Latinas. Learn with fellow Latinas about emotional health, coping skills, stress management, relationships, change strategies, and more, in a culturally-sensitive environment!
When:

  • 1st Friday of the month   9:30 – 11 a.m.
    ESPERANZA, 3104 W25th St., 2nd floor
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    Parking lot entrance on Clark Ave., off of W. 25th St.

** Refreshments will be provided**

Group Facilitator: Gabriela Sehinkman, LISW-S
To register, please call Gabriela Sehinkman at 216 410-2832.

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NAMI Greater Cleveland Book Club is on hiatus

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Lori Vick Talks about Suicide and the Adam-Amanda
Mental Health Rehabilitation Center


In The News: NAMI Greater Cleveland

August 4, 2017

July 14, 2017 | By Cory Shaffer

A Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court judge was honored by a national group this week in Washington D.C. for starting a drug and mental health court docket that serves veterans.

Judge Michael Jackson, himself a decorated Marine Corps veteran, accepted the 2017 Hank Pirowski Award from Justice For Vets at the end of the National Association of Drug Court Professional’s annual training conference on Wednesday, the court announced in a news release.

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