The National Alliance on Mental Illness Greater Cleveland is dedicated to empowering persons affected by mental illness and their family members
by providing them with support, education, referral and advocacy.
NAMI Greater Cleveland is pleased to be a Community Partner
at the 42nd Annual Cleveland International Film Festival
for the documentary
The S Word
Thursday, April 05, 2018 at 4:15 PM
followed by a FilmForum
Friday, April 06, 2018 at 1:45 PM
at Tower City Cinemas
Tower City Center 230 W. Huron Rd. Cleveland, Ohio 44113
It seems we often only hear about suicide after it has happened. But what about those who attempt it and survive? What becomes of them? These questions piqued the interest of director Lisa Klein, who explores the topic in her documentary THE S WORD. Learn more
Tickets are not on sale to the General Public until March 23rd, 2018
$14.00 for CIFF Members and $16.00 for Non CIFF-Members.
Use the promo code NAMI and receive $2 off your ticket price
for any film at the Cleveland International Film Festival
NAMI Greater Cleveland
Annual Meeting & Awards Ceremony
Thursday, May 10 • 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Holiday Inn – Independence
Dr. Erum Ahmad, Chief Fellow, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry,
University Hospitals of Cleveland Medical Center, and a member of our Board of Directors.
Dr. Joseph Austerman, Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
for the Cleveland Clinic
Dr. John Hertzer, Division Chief, Psychiatry,
at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
Dr. Andrew Hunt, Director of the Transitional Youth Initiative
at University Hospitals
During the Awards Ceremony, NAMI GC is honored to recognize the
following for their outstanding efforts on behalf of mental illness in 2017:
Larry Hiller: The Scott Adamson Memorial Peer Award
Judith Banks: Mental Health Family Caregiver Award
The Honorable Emanuella Groves, Cleveland Municipal Court:
Cultural Competence in Mental Health Award
Dr. Leopoldo Pozuelo, Cleveland Clinic: Mental Health Provider Award
Life Exchange Center: Eugene Brudno Memorial Organization Award
Bay Village High School: Teen Mental Health Award
Dymphna O’Neill and Sean Schuler:
Inaugural Crisis Intervention Team Officer Award
Sponsorship Opportunities. Click here for more information.
Questions? Contact Lisa Dellafiora at 216-875-0266 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
NAMIWalks is turning Sweet 16.
Join the area’s largest mental health event:
Saturday, September 15
Upper Edgewater Park
When you walk with us, you join the movement to increase awareness of mental illness and raise funds for our mission to help your family members, friends, neighbors, co-workers, teammates right here in Greater Cleveland.
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.
BASICS For Parents and Caregivers of children 18 and younger.
UNDERSTANDING MENTAL ILLNESS For family/caregivers of someone with mental illness.
If you’d like to be contacted when future classes are scheduled call or email Terri Miller at 216-875-7776 or email@example.com. and provide your name, address, phone # and class you are interested in.
Lori Vick Talks about Suicide and the Adam-Amanda
Mental Health Rehabilitation Center