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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  October 16, 2017 we have raised $148,925
surpassing our 
goal of $135,000!

2017 NAMIWalks Sponsors

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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:2018

BASICS For Parents and Caregivers of children 18 and younger.
Next class:2018

UNDERSTANDING MENTAL ILLNESS For family/caregivers of someone with mental illness.
Next class:2018

 PEER-TO-PEER CLASS
Recovery program for persons with mental illness.
Next class:2018

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

October 5, 2017

September 28, 2017 | By Ken Duckworth, M.D.

Tardive dyskinesia (TD) is a movement disorder that occurs in some people who take first-generation antipsychotics (such as haloperidol, chlorpromazine), and to a lesser degree, second-generation antipsychotics (such as aripiprazole or paliperidone). TD results in repetitive, involuntary movements commonly of the face, lips and limbs.

Movement disorders were first described in people experiencing schizophrenia before the advent of first-generation antipsychotics, but the clear majority of these movement symptoms currently are induced by medicines. TD can be Read More

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