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Providing education, support and advocacy for individuals and families affected by a mental health condition
Our Spring 2021
Family-to-Family classes are CLOSED
Fall 2021 classes coming soon. Watch our website
for registration details.
NAMI National offers a free, 6-session online class called
NAMI Basics OnDemand for parents, caregivers or other
family providing care for youth aged 22 or younger who are
experiencing a mental health condition.
One of the greatest challenges of my life has been being a mother to a son and a wife to a former husband, both creatively gifted and also diagnosed with “Mental Illness”. Working as an educator for over 40 years and training with the best-gifted minds in the country was eye-opening. Teaching in the Gifted Program – starting SENG (Social and Emotional Needs of the Gifted) in Billings – and working with gifted families for 14 years in this program has helped me become a better NAMI Family Support Facilitator. It has been my experience in working with this population that many gifted people may have issues with depression, anxiety, perfectionism, underachievement, and OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) to name a few. The creatively gifted are right-brain dominant in ways that are hard...
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In an effort to continue our mission to support our clients while complying with COVID-19 precautions and social distancing guidelines, we invite you to join us in one of our Zoom online support groups!
Connection Support Group:
Sunday afternoon: (3:00 – 4:30 pm) via Zoom
Thursday afternoon (1:00 – 2:30 pm) via Zoom
Family Support Group:
Tuesday evening: (6:30 – 8:00 pm) in-person. MASK REQUIRED – limited to 9 persons total
Email us at email@example.com, tell us a little about your situation, and we’ll forward your contact information to the appropriate support group facilitator who will reach out to you with the Zoom meeting access information.
If you or someone you know is in a crisis
— whether they are considering suicide or not —
here are some resources to help:
NAMI HelpLine (M-F, 10 am – 6 pm EST) — 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) or firstname.lastname@example.org
NAMI Crisis Text Line (24/7) — Text NAMI to 741-741
A free, nationwide peer-support service with experienced, well-trained staff and volunteers providing information, resource referrals, guidance, and support.
*HelpLine is unable to provide mental health counseling, advice, personal advocacy, casework, legal representations, or referrals to mental health providers or lawyers.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) — 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
You will be connected to a crisis center in the Lifeline network closest to your location. A crisis worker will work to ensure you feel safe, and help identify options
and information about mental health services in your area. Your call is confidential and free.