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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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2017 Walk – Saturday, September 16th 
Cleveland Metroparks Edgewater Park – Upper Pavilion
6500 Cleveland Memorial Shoreway, Cleveland 44102

9 a.m. – Registration and Children’s Activities
9:30 a.m. – Line dancing
10 a.m. – 2.5 mile walk
No entry fee

All walkers raising $100 or more will receive a
2017 NAMIWalks T-shirt 
NAMIWalks prizes

For more information go to the NAMIWalks website,
call 216-875-0266 or email ldellafiora@namicleveland.org

2017 NAMIWalks Sponsors

 

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Community Education Night

Thursday, September 14th, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
NAMI Greater Cleveland and Connecting for Kids
present
 Child and  Adolescent Anxiety
with Bob Schuppel, LPCC-S
Solon Branch of the Cuyahoga County Library
34125 Portz Parkway, Solon, Ohio 44139
The program is free, but registration is requested.
For more information or to register, call 216-875-0266 or eriehm@namicleveland.org

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Thank you to Erum Ahmad, MD and Grace Pinto Britton, MD
of University Hospital Cleveland Medical Center
for their March 29th presentation:

Overview of Psychiatric Medications Program Handout

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NEW! Chagrin Falls – 4th Wednesday of the Month, 8:30 to 9:30 P.M.
NAMI Poets’ Group
St. Martin’s Episcopal Church
6295 Chagrin River Road, 44022
(Entrance at back side of church)
After the Chagrin Falls Wellness Support Group 7 to 8:30

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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: 
  • Monday, September 11, 2017 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    Calvary Lutheran Church
    6906 West Pleasant Valley Rd., Parma 44129

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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