Support Groups & Virtual Events
Our next Wellness Chat for Family-to-Family Graduates will be on Monday, March 15, at 7 p.m. This is a group for F2F “graduates” of the program. Please contact Judy at F2FMainLine@aol.com for the meeting information.
Our Havertown NAMI Family Support Group will meet on Zoom on the Tuesday, March 16, at 7:00 p.m. For more information, please contact Nora at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Parent Peer Support Group for parents with a middle school through young adult child meets weekly on Wednesday evenings via Zoom. If you are interested in joining this support group, please email Nancy.
Our NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group for adults living with mental illness on Tuesday evenings and Friday afternoons is meeting remotely. Please contact Danielle Sulpizio at (484) 880-0660 or Ed Kane at (484) 744-0860 for more information.
For more complete information about support groups, please check our Support Groups page.
NAMI Main Line Upcoming Virtual Events
NAMI Main Line Workshop: How Problem-Solving Skills Really Can Solve Problems will be on Sunday, April 25, from 2-4 p.m. This workshop will offer guidance in problem-solving skills that can be particularly important for families that include a loved one with mental illness. It will also provide opportunities to practice these skills. Our workshop leader, Edie Mannion, LMFT (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist), is the co-founder/director of the Training and Education Center at Mental Health Partnerships, a private therapist and consultant specializing in adults with mental health disorders and their families. This workshop is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. Click here to register today.
Other Upcoming Virtual Events
Join the Pennsylvania Care Partnership for The Power of Simple Interactions: Understanding and Promoting Everyday Human Interactions with Dana Winters, Ph.D. on Thursday, March 11, from 2:30 – 4 p.m. This virtual presentation will help participants understand and address a complex system of challenges and opportunities that arises when working with children and families. It is sometimes difficult to imagine how a single, small, and ordinary moment fits within these complex challenges and rising demands for outcomes, yet such moments are the most essential building blocks of a healthy community. For more information and to register, please go to http://bit.ly/3sRDkEN.
NAMI Keystone PA is hosting a virtual NAMI Homefront course beginning on Thursday, April 8. The online class will meet weekly for six weeks from 6-8:30 PM. NAMI Homefront is a free, 6-session educational program for families, caregivers, and friends of military service members and vets with mental health conditions. Based on the nationally-recognized NAMI Family-to-Family program, NAMI Homefront is designed to address the unique needs of family, caregivers, and friends of those who have served or are currently serving our country. The program is taught by trained family members of service members/veterans living with mental health conditions. Registration is required. For more information, please go to https://www.namikeystonepa.org/education/programs/.