NAMI Educational Programs

for parents and other primary caregivers of children and adolescents with mental illness or severe emotional disturbances
 NAMI BASICS Education
The fundamentals of caring for you, your family and your child with mental illness

– Watch BASICS Video –

NAMI Basics is the new signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours.

To accommodate the hectic schedules of parents
FREE childcare is available by reservation only. 

All instruction materials are FREE to participants

Basics Registration Form
Basics Childcare Reservation Form

  Registrations are taken year round. Classes fill quickly!
  Dates and location to be announced:

Peer-to-Peer Education
This 10 week course on “Recovery:  Learning to Live Well” is open to all adults in recovery.  P2P is a unique, experiential learning program for those who are interested in establishing and maintaining their wellness.
                     -WATCH – P2P Video-

Family-to-Family Education
A 12 session course for relatives of adults with severe mental illness.
                     -WATCH – F2F Video-


DateBeginning Wednesday
November 7, 2012


6:30 to 9:00 PM


Signature Health, Inc.
38882 Mentor Avenue
Willoughby, Ohio 44094

Reservation required

Call NAMI Lake County at
440-639-1200 or e-mail the attached form(s) to:               

 Support Groups

Young Families
3rd Thursday each month
6:30 – 8:00 PM
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
7989 Little Mountain Rd., MentorSupport for Persons with Bipolar Disorder
2nd Wednesday each month
6:30 – 8:00 PM
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
7989 Little Mountain Rd., Mentor

Family-to-Family Support
1st Tuesday each month
6:30 to 8:00 PM
St. John Vianney Church
Bea Room
7675 Bellflower Rd., Mentor


       Join NAMI Now!


NAMI Lake County
One Victoria Square, Suite 260
Painesville, Ohio 44077

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