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Family-to-Family Educational Program | In-Person – June 5 – July 31 @ 6:30PM

July 10 @ 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Do You Have A Loved One Living With Mental Illness?

The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a FREE 8-week course for families and close friends of adults with mental illness. This course 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, such as major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, and other disorders.

Many family members describe this experience as life changing. Join the thousands of families, just like yours, who have gained information, understanding, and support.

What you will gain:

  • Learn about family responses to the trauma of mental illness.
  • Receive current information on serious mental illnesses.
  • Learn about symptoms, medications, and side effects.
  • Practice problem-solving skills and communication techniques.
  • Develop strategies for handling crises and relapses.
  • Learn about local community resources and supports.
  • Focus on self-care and coping with stress.

Summer 2024 Class Details:

Dates: Wednesdays, June 5 – July 31, 2024

Location: St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (Community Room)- 1747 Lake Ave. Wilmette, IL

Time: 6:30 – 9:00 PM

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: FILL OUT FORM HERE

Venue

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church
1747 Lake Avenue
Wilmette, IL 60091 United States
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