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Parent and Caregiver Support Group

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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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NAMI Basics

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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 …