All classes are offered online, at no cost, and are taught by trained teachers who have lived experience.
NAMI Basics is a free six week course for parents, guardians and other family who provide care for youth taught by trained volunteers who have lived similar experiences with their own children. Family members will gain information about mental illness and treatments, family communication skills, and advocacy support.
Register online for NAMI Basics or call 503-344-5050.
NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 8-session educational program for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. Taught by a trained team of people who've been there, the program includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises. Everything is confidential, and NAMI never recommends a specific medical therapy or treatment approach.
Register online for Peer-to-Peer or call 503-344-5050.
NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. NAMI Family-to-Family is taught by NAMI-trained family members who have been there, and includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises.
Register online for Family-to-Family or call 503-344-5050.
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You may also want to check here (https://tinyurl.com/NAMIMetroCalendar) for other available classes and support groups throughout the metro Portland and surrounding area.