NAMI Family to Family 8-Week Class

Caring for a loved one with Mental Illness?

  1. If you or someone you know may benefit from taking the Family to Family course please reach out to them and encourage them to register.
  2. Note: The course is free.
  3. If you have already taken the course you may take it again.
  4. Also if your interested in teaching Family to Family, training is Feb 19. Please contact Doug at 612-310-5707

Family to Family 8-Week Class
Learn about mental illnesses, the brain, treatment, and resources to help a loved one living with a mental illness. Attendees will also build communication skills, reduce stress, find support and discover the common Stages of Emotional Responses when supporting someone with a mental illness. This workshop meets weekly for two and a half hours for 8 weeks, (it is a web-based version of the course) and is for family and friends of an adult living with a mental illness.

Numerous Family to Family classes are offered twice per year in the fall and winter/spring. The classes have a cap of 20 participants. You may join up to the 2nd week only, then the class is closed. To register contact the teacher for a short interview. Teachers’ information will be on the class listings when scheduled.

There is still time to join this class on THURSDAYS starting Thursday, January 13, 6:30-9:00 PM

Individuals interested in attending this class must contact Doug at 612-310-5707 to schedule a short interview. After acceptance into the program, you will be sent the registration link.

MONDAYS starting Monday, January 31, 6:30-9:00 PM
Individuals interested in attending this class must contact Elaine at Lainie.elainelove@gmail.com or Tom at tompepper@comcast.net to schedule a short interview. After acceptance into the program, you will be sent the registration link.

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