What is NAMI Family-to-Family?

NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 8 week class education program for family members living with a mental health condition. In this program the term family is viewed from a broad perspective to include parents, siblings, spouses, adult sons and daughters, care-givers, partners and significant others. The course is designed to help all family members understand and support their loved one with a mental health condition while maintaining their own well-being. The course includes information on illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression and other mental health conditions. Thousands of families describe the program as life-changing. The program is taught by trained teachers who are also family members and know what it is like to have a loved one living with mental illness. In May 2013 the program was added to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Programs.
Class Platform: VIRTUAL - Zoom
Class time: 9:ooam- 2:30pm
Class dates: Saturdays for four weeks- Jan. 23, Jan 30, Feb. 6 and Feb. 13th 

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* 1. Contact Information

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* 2. In order to capture our applicant culture, please check any of the below boxes that you identify with:

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* 3. Please share a sentence or two outlining your lived experience as a family member of a person who has a mental health condition ?

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* 4. What do you hope to gain from this course? 

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* 5. All NAMI signature programs are built around the principles of mutual trust and respect among participants and leaders. NAMI program leaders are trained in the importance of creating and maintaining an atmosphere of respect in classes that is conducive to participants’ ability to gain valuable information and support regarding mental illness.
Participants must also understand the code of conduct and adhere to the key concepts of the program. 
Please read and review and check each box: I attest to

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* 6. How did you find out about NAMI  Family to Family Program?

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Thank you for your interest in the  NAMI Family to Family course. Once your application has been received, we will likely invite you to the join the class and schedule a time to provide program materials to you.  

Jo Dee Nicosia, Director of Programs at NAMI Pinellas County Florida, Inc.

O:  727.826.0807 | C:  813.841-2115 | Help Line:  727-791-3434

www.nami-pinellas.org 

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