Join us Tues. Nov. 6, 2018 at 7:00 PM for our monthly Education Meeting at First Baptist Church 751 Green Street NW Gainesville GA 30501 Map and Directions
Our speaker this month will be Patty Laine, Hall County Probate Judge
Judge Laine was born and raised in Gainesville, Georgia. After graduating from Gainesville High School, she earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Furman University and a law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law. After spending Read More
Every journey begins with that first step. Through NAMIWalks’ public, active display of support for people affected by mental illness, we are changing our communities and ensuring that help and hope are available for those in need.
Thank you to all who have already contributed to the success of the first NAMIWalks North Georgia!
Are you an active NAMI member and participate in support groups and education classes? Want to share your story? Want to educate and support others affected by mental health conditions? Become a NAMI Program Leader in 2018! Check out our upcoming State Trainings below:
Become a NAMI Program Leader2018 State Training Schedule Are you an active NAMI member and participate in support groups and education classes? Want to share your story? Want to educate and support others affected by mental health conditions? Read More
On September 14, NAMI joined a lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to overturn the Administration’s recently-issued rule on short-term, limited-duration (STLD) insurance plans. The lead plaintiff is the Association for Community Affiliated Plans, joined by NAMI and the following organizations: AIDS United, American Psychiatric Association, Little Lobbyists, Mental Health America and National Partnership for Women & Families.
The new STLD rule dealt a blow to mental health parity by allowing for Read More
If someone you care for has been diagnosed with Schizophrenia, you may be eligible to participate in a confidential paid research study conducted online.
If you meet the study criteria and participate you will receive
$100 for a single 30-minute on-line survey
The purpose of the research is to gain an understanding of the burden of schizophrenia from the perspective of the caregiver. Feedback from this research may help in the design of future clinical studies and new Read More