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Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT)

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What is AOT? Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT) is the practice of providing community-based mental health treatment under civil court commitment, as a means of: (1) motivating an adult with mental illness who struggles with voluntary treatment adherence to engage fully with their treatment plan; and (2) focusing the attention of treatment providers on the need to work diligently to keep …

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NAMI On Campus

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What is NAMI On Campus?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 Americans affected by mental health. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all …

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Mental Health Conference Series

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Join us as we learn about a holistic approach to mental health treatment and recovery! This year’s conference series will include: The importance of peer-facilitated programs in the recovery model How to connect better with different cliental demographics Learn about the variety of treatment options in the Northwest Ohio area CEUs are pending from the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and …

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NAMI Education Series

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Understanding Insurance Coverage for Mental Health Services Wednesday, September 15 from 6:00-8:00p.m. Register Here!Bridges of Hope: Mental Health and the Faith Community Wednesday, November 17 from 6-7:30p.m. Register Here!Can’t make our next Education Series event? Sign up for the waitlist to be updated on future events. Sign Up on Our Waitlist. Schedule a presentation for your group, email info@namiwoodcounty.org or …

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WRAP

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Fall Dates coming soon! Sign Up on Our WaitlistThe Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) Workshop is free of charge, a self-designed, course on identifying your personal wellness tools. WRAP was developed by Mary Ann Copeland. Your WRAP program is designed by you in practical, day-to-day terms, and holds the key to getting and staying well. It does not necessarily replace …

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Mental Health First Aid

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Next Class Coming Soon! Sign Up on Our Class WaitlistYou are more likely to encounter someone — a friend, family member, coworker, neighbor, or member of the community — in an emotional or mental crisis than someone having a heart attack. Mental Health First Aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial help to people with the signs and …

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CIT

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What is CIT? CIT (Crisis Intervention Team) programs are local initiatives designed to improve the way law enforcement and the community respond to people experiencing mental health crises. They are built on strong partnerships between law enforcement, mental health provider agencies and individuals and families affected by mental illness. Community partnerships are the key to a successful CIT program. Only …

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NAMI FaithNet

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What is FaithNet? NAMI FaithNet is a network of NAMI members and friends dedicated to promoting caring faith communities and promoting the role of faith in recovery for individuals and families affected by mental illness. Faith and spirituality are essential elements of healing and recovery from any serious medical illness, including mental illness. 60% of people in emotional distress turn …