NAMI Education Series

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Our latest Education Series was a webinar with Derek Lee, MRC, CRC, LPCC-S, DBTC  the Chief Executive Officer at The Hope Institute & Perrysburg Counseling Services, LLC.

He discussed information related to finding a provider, including: the difference between a psychiatrist and therapist, social work vs. clinical counseling, where to find a provider, barriers to finding a provider, and much more!

You can access this webinar by clicking on the button below. Also, make sure to check out our other past webinars on various mental health related topics.

Schedule a presentation for your group, email or call (419) 352-0626.

NAMI Family & Friends is a free two-hour seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. It’s also an opportunity to meet other people in similar situations and gain community support. The seminar is led by trained people with lived experience of supporting a family member with a mental health condition. They will walk you through the following topics.

  • Understanding diagnoses, treatment, and recovery
  • Effective communication strategies
  • The importance of self-care
  • Crisis preparation strategies
  • NAMI and community resources

About the NAMI Education Series

NAMI Education Series is a program designed to better inform those who have or know someone affected by mental illness. How do we do that? By hosting and offering several presentations to our community!

Why You Should Attend

The road to recovery can sometimes be a scary one with many unknown or confusing factors. Our goal is to provide information that makes this path easier to navigate.

NAMI Education Series webinars

NAMI Wood County offers webinars on various mental health topics. These topics have included: Guardianship, Planning for the Future, Financial Wellness, and Mental Wellness During the Holidays. To request the link for the webinar, click on the button below.

Finding a Provider Webinar

Adult Protective Services Webinar

Guardianship Webinar

Financial Wellness Webinar

Planning for the Future Webinar

Mental Wellness During the Holidays Webinar