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Nite Out with NAMI

In Adults Living with a Mental Illness, News, Programs by NAMI Wood County

Nite Out is a great gathering opportunity for food and fellowship for people that seek mental health services in the Wood County community. What to 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 …

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Parent and Caregiver Support Group

In Parents and Caregivers of a Child with Mental Illness, Programs by NAMI Wood County

Why You Should Attend Reinforcement in an environment of sincere, uncritical acceptance At each meeting, you review the Group Guidelines and Principles of Support and update the group on the current events in your life, then spend the bulk of the meeting in group discussion or “group work.” The group addresses group members’ urgent issues, and participants share their learned …

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Peer to Peer

In Adults Living with a Mental Illness, News, Programs by NAMI Wood County

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a recovery-focused educational program for adults who wish to establish and maintain wellness in response to mental health challenges. The course provides critical information and strategies related to living with mental illness. What You Should Expect 8 two-hour sessions, free of charge. Designed for individuals (18 and over) living with mental illness. Taught by a trained team …

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WRAP

In All Community Members, News, Programs by NAMI Wood County

About The WRAP Workshop is a free of charge, self-designed, two-day course on identifying your personal wellness tools. WRAP was developed by a group of people who experience mental health and other health and lifestyle challenges. Your WRAP program is designed by you in a practical, day-to-day terms, and holds the key to getting and staying well. It does not …

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NAMI Basics

In News, Parents and Caregivers of a Child with Mental Illness, Programs by NAMI Wood County

NAMI Basics is an educational program for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. It covers the fundamentals of caring for yourself, for your family and for your child. 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 …

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Family to Family

In Family Members of an Adult with a Mental Illness, News, Programs by NAMI Wood County

NAMI Family-to-Family is an educational course for family, caregivers and friends of individuals living with a mental illness. **Due to meeting restrictions because of COVID-19 the first week will also have a meeting on Thursday evening.** The class schedule as follows: April 6, 9, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11, and 18 541 W. Wooster St, Bowling Green, OH 43402 …

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Mental Health First Aid

In All Community Members, Programs by NAMI Wood County

Someone you know could be experiencing a mental illness or crisis. You can help them. You are more likely to encounter someone — 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 …