Register now for the virtual NAMI Family-to-Family Class starting Wednesday, May 20th, 2020! Classes will be held for 8 weeks on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 - 9:30 PM on the virtual meeting platform, Zoom. Participants must register below AND complete a brief phone screening. A member of the NAMI Montgomery County Program Staff will contact you within 2 business days to complete the registration process.
NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. It is a designated evidenced-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an individual living with a mental health condition.
NAMI Family-to-Family is taught by NAMI-trained family members who have been there and include presentations, discussion, and interactive exercises.
If you have any questions, please call NAMI, MC at 301-949-5852 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NAMI Family-to-Family not only provides critical information and strategies for taking care of the person you love, but you'll also find out that you're not alone. Recovery is a journey, and there is hope.
The group setting of NAMI Family-to-Family provides mutual support and shared positive impact—you can experience compassion and reinforcement from people who understand your situation. You can also help others through your own experience. In the program, you'll learn about:
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
7:00 PM EDT - 9:30 PM EDT
This NAMI Family-to-Family Class will meet on the online meeting platform, Zoom. To participate in this class, you MUST have consistent access to a computer or smartphone. We are asking participants to join us virtually to the best of their ability - including using full audio and video capabilities. Class materials will be digitally available as PDFs throughout the course.
"Before I took the course, I felt alone and overwhelmed dealing with my daughter’s mental illness. By taking this course, I have met others who are going through the same things I am and have learned about many resources that I never knew existed."
"I thought my wife and I knew just about everything there is to know about the system and the illness. Boy, were we wrong. Without a doubt, this is the best support course I have had the privilege of taking part in, bar none."
Thank you for pre-registering for the Family-to-Family Class starting on Wednesday, May 20, 2020.
A staff member will reach out to you to complete the registration process.
If you have any questions please call NAMI Montgomery County at 301-949-5852.