NAMI Education Series

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

What you should expect Understanding diagnoses, treatment, and recovery Effective communication strategies The importance of self-care Crisis preparation strategies NAMI and community resources 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. Learn more about Education …

Parent and Caregiver Support Group

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

Learn more about Parent and Caregiver Support Group What you should expect Meets monthly for 90-minute sessions, free of charge. Designed for caregivers of children (18 and under) living with mental illness. Facilitated by a trained team of caregivers of individuals living with mental illness. Everything is confidential. Share as much or as little personal information as you want. Does not recommend …

NAMI Basics

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

Learn More About NAMI Basics WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Online class offered over GoToMeeting. Meets for six sessions, two hours each, free of charge. Designed for parents and other family caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illness. Taught by a team of trained teachers who are family caregivers of individuals who developed symptoms of mental illness as children. …

Family Support Group

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Meets monthly for 90-minute sessions, free of charge. Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness. Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness. Confidential – share as much or as little personal information as you want. Do not recommend or endorse any medications or …

Nite Out with NAMI

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Peer gathering 6 times a year for 2 hours, free of charge During the summer there is a day outing Casual experience with peers and other members from NAMI Meal and activity with peers Why you should attend The opportunity to form relationships with others working through similar issues Enjoying a relaxed atmosphere Time to talk …

Wellness Recovery Action Plan

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Free of cost to participants Designed for adults (18+) with mental health conditions Led by people with mental health conditions No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed Confidential Why you should attend Identifying your personal wellness tools Crisis Planning Post Crisis plan Program designed by you in practical, day-to-day terms Registration for our Fall Class …

Peer and Family Support Group

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Free of cost to participants Designed for adults (18+) with mental health conditions and their family members Led by people with mental health conditions and or family members with lived experience 90 minutes long and meets weekly No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed Confidential Why you should attend Aim for better coping skills Find …

CIT for Working with Youth

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

CIT-Youth Resources Pre-test / post-test / evaluation Please click the link below and fill out the corresponding form. Thank you for your valuable input to improve the CIT Program in Wood County! July 2021 Pre-Test Overall Evaluation Post-Test The following is under construction – come back later! Course Handouts Course Handouts Our clients say “Click edit button to change this …

NAMI Connection Support Group

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT Free of cost to participants Designed for adults (18+) with mental health conditions Led by people with mental health conditions 90 minutes long and meets weekly No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed Confidential Why you should attend Aim for better coping skills Find strength in sharing experiences Not judge anyone’s pain Forgive ourselves and …

Family-to-Family

In Programs by NAMI Wood County

Learn more about Family-to-Family What you should expect Meets for eight sessions, free of charge. Designed for loved ones (over age 18) of individuals living with a mental illness. Taught by trained family members of individuals living with mental illness. Provides critical information and strategies related to caregiving. Incorporates presentations, discussion and exercises. Designated an Evidence Based Practice in 2013 …