WE NEED YOU

Are you a parent or caregiver of a child or young adult diagnosed or experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition?
We would love to hear from you!

TRAIN TO BECOME A NAMI BASICS TEACHER!
JANUARY 15&16, 2018 – 9:00AM-5:00PM
1800 ST. JULIAN PLACE, 1ST FL.
COLUMBIA, SC 29204

The NAMI Basics course covers:

• Managing crises, solving problems and communicating effectively;
• How to take care of yourself and handle stress;
• Developing the confidence and stamina to support your child with compassion;
• Advocating for your child’s rights at school and in health care settings;
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• Learning about current treatments, including evidence-based therapies, medications and side effects;
• Gaining an overview of the public mental health care, school and juvenile justice systems and supporting resources to help you navigate these systems;
• Understanding the challenges and impact of mental health conditions on your entire family.
LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED

For more information contact Deniece Chi at
(803) 261-0516
deniece.chi@namisc.org