This is a free, twelve-week course for families and friends of individuals who have a mental illness. The course is taught by family members who have lived with this experience. Topics include: family response to the trauma of mental illness, diagnosis and dealing with critical periods, problem-solving, review of medications, communication skills, and recovery services available. All course materials are furnished at no cost, compliments of NAMI.
More information on dates and times classes are offered contact our Program Coordinator at 330-264-1590. Please call our Education Coordinator at 330-264-1590 to register, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NAMI Plain Community Family-to-Family Educational Program
This free, twelve-week course is similar to our “English” version, but taught by local Plain Community family members. Conversations may be in Pennsylvania Dutch. Classes are usually held in the Holmes County area. Please call our Education Coordinator at 330-264-1590 to register.
*These programs are sponsored by the Mental Health & Recovery Board of Wayne & Holmes Counties, and NAMI Ohio.