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Serving in the NAMI LCH office in Fort Myers, FL, volunteers/interns are required to commit to a minimum of one, 4-hour shift per week during regular HelpLine hours (9:00 am – 1:00 pm or 1:00 – 5:00 pm; Mon-Fri), for the duration of six months or more following completion of training. Training consists of advanced reading modules (5 hours), plus four, 3-hour Read More
Mental Health Conditions Seen In ChildhoodBy Kristen Fuller, M.D. | Oct. 09, 2019
As protectors, we want to do everything we can to keep our little ones happy and healthy. But unfortunately, genetics, society and Read More
NAMI LCH Family Connection is a new program designed to provide peer-led education, support, and system navigation guidance to families caring for a mentally ill loved one. Drawing extensively from the evidence-based curriculum of the NAMI Family-to-Family Education Course, this new program will delve more deeply into several of the topics covered in class and allow the time and flexibility for discussion, support, and sharing of coping skills and lived experiences to help and guide others.
WHERE: Riverside Church (Room 125) 8660 Daniels Read More
Our upcoming Family-to-Family Education Program is January 9 – March 12, 2020. You must pre-register by December 23, 2019 to attend.
“Mass Violence in America: Causes, Impacts and Solutions” provide important insights into the link between mental illness and mass violence. The National Council’s Medical Director Institute authored the report.
In light of the tragic shootings last weekend, “Mass Violence in America: Causes, Impacts, and Solutions” is both timely and relevant, and I’m confident it will add to the national conversation underway about the link between mental illness and mass violence in the wake of the El Paso and Dayton shootings.
According Read More