NAMI Communication Education Programs

NAMI Valley of the Sun usually has Monthly Community Education Meeting however due to COVID-19, we’ve changed this program to online presentations weekly on topics that you would like hear about.

Upcoming Presentations:

January 2021

Join us for a FREE Presentation regarding Vocation Rehab services and Mental Health

Date TBD

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February 2021

Join us for a FREE panel conversation with and for People of Color Peer & Family Perspectives

Thursday, February 25, 2021 From 6:30pm-8pm

**Register Here** 

Previous Presentations:

7/16: Natalie Summit    Topic: Opioids Addiction and Use

7/9: Natalie Summit   Topic: Alcohol Addiction and Use

6/25: Lynda Anderson-Casey Topic: Family Medical Leave Act.

Employee Rights Presentation 6.25.2020

6/11: Terry McDermott and Ariel Biscoe Topic: NAMI In Our Own Voice: Living with mental illness (This session WILL NOT be recorded)

6/4: Haley Winterberg from Magellan Health Topic: Stress Management

5/28: Paige Rogers from Community Connections Consulting Topic: Self Care and Wellness

5/21: Mary Lou Brncik from David’s Hope Topic: Stepping Up Initiative Across Process

Powerpoint Presentation


5/14: Kristine Hansen from Crisis Response Network Topic: SMI Determination Process

5/7: Gaby Becerra Topic: Trauma informed care and stress toolkit

The handout that Gaby is talking about throughout the video is right here:

Coping Strategies Handout

4/30: Marissa Martinez from NAMI Valley of the Sun Topic: Managing virtual learning & resources for parents of students learning at home