Save the Date for Our March 22 Workshop

Our Main Line NAMI Workshop: Balancing Compassionate Kindness with Limit Setting will be on Sunday, March 22 from 2-4 p.m. at Ardmore Presbyterian Church.  For more information, please contact us at info@NAMIMainLinePA.org or 267-251-6240. Registration is not required.

Our Main Line NAMI Interactive Forum: Ask the Experts will be on Sunday, May 3, from 2-4 p.m. at Ardmore Presbyterian Church. For more information, please contact us at 267-251-6240 or info@NAMIMainLinePA.org.

NAMI Main Line Support Groups Meeting Next Week

Our NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group for adults living with mental illness meets on Tuesday evenings in Bryn Mawr. Click here for more information.

Our Parent Peer Support Group for parents with a middle school through young adult child who is challenged with mental health symptoms meets on Wednesdays from 6:45-8:15 p.m. at Wayne Presbyterian Church. Please contact Nancy Dever for more information at psadfacilitator@gmail.com or text 610-574-3319 to set up a time to talk.

Leadership Development Program for Families

PA Parent and Family Alliance, is accepting applications for a Leadership Development Program for Families. This is an excellent opportunity to locate and build family involvement. Learn more at https://www.paparentandfamilyalliance.org/leadership-development-program.

This training is for parents/primary caregivers who have raised or are raising children who have social, emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges and who are interested in becoming active in leadership positions to make a difference in mental health issues affecting children and young adults as well as parents new to leadership and organizing or those who are just getting started. 

Families will learn how to have a direct impact in an area you they passionate about, valuable leadership skills and how to find and engage other parents/families in your area and/or with similar concerns.

What to expect:        

  • Support working on issues in mental health/children/young adult focused areas of your choice        
  • Mentoring opportunities        
  • Monthly virtual coaching video conferences       
  • Networking opportunities        
  • Two day out of town retreat (State College area) March 29 and 30, 2020 (costs covered)

For more information contact Christina Paternoster, of the PA Parent and Family Alliance at cpaternoster@alleghenyfamilynetwork.org.

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