Family Support Groups Help Family Caregivers of Individuals Living with Mental Illness
Event on 2017-06-15 18:30:00
NAMI Johnson County, the local NAMI Affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental
Illness sponsors a Family Support Group for family members of adults living with mental illness on Thursday evenings at 6:30pm at NAMI office at 1105 Gilbert Ct.
Onset of mental illness frequently occurs in a person’s 20s, after the age of adulthood has been reached, but nonetheless having a major impact on family members.
NAMI’s Family Support Groups focus on stages of emotional response, principles of support and problem-solving. Attendance is free of charge.
Mental illness includes major depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and other conditions.
For more information about the support groups, contact NAMIJC at 319-337-5400 or www.namijc.org.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Located in Iowa City, IA. NAMI Johnson County is a NAMI Affiliate. NAMI Johnson County and dedicated volunteer members and leaders work tirelessly to raise awareness and provide essential education, advocacy and support group programs for people in our community living with mental illness and their loved ones.
Individuals interested in learning more about NAMI, NAMI Johnson County or NAMI Support Groups are encouraged to contact NAMI at www.namijc.org or 319-337-5400.
at 1105 Building
1105 Gilbert Ct.
Iowa City, United States