Classes for Families or Friends of Adults living with a Mental Illness
Hope for Recovery
Obtain information about mental illnesses, treatments, crisis management, suicide prevention, the mental health system and local resources along with practical strategies for helping a loved one or friend. This includes learning the LEAP strategy for improving communication: Listen, Empathize, Agree-on what you can, and Partner. This workshop is for family and friends of a teen or adult living with a mental illness and people living with a mental illness who are doing well in their recovery.
Saturday Sept. 15th at 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Grand Casino Mille Lacs Event Center, 777 Grand Avenue, Onamia, MN. Register here.
Saturday Oct. 20th at 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Trinity Lutheran Church, 13025 Newell Avenue, Lindstrom, MN. Register here.
Click here for NAMI Minnesota’s classes for professionals, including online classes for CEU credit.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of people affected by mental illness in the United States.
For HELP in EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA
In a life threatening situation or medical emergency, call your doctor or 911.
CRISIS phone line:
Call 800 523-3333 or text the word “MN” to 741741
Just need to talk to someone?
Wellness in the Woods 5:pm – 9:am Daily 844-739-6369
Minnesota NAMI Warmline 4:pm – 8:pm Thur – Sun 888-334-7754
Mental Health Advocacy Minnesota Warmline 5:pm-10:pm Mon – Sat 877-404-3190
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