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NAMI Family to Family course offered in Waltham

A FREE Educational Course for Family Members, Partners, and Friends of Individuals Affected by Mental Illness

Thursdays  6:30-9:00 pm starting January 16, 2020 in Waltham, MA

The NAMI Family to Family course provides a broad perspective designed to better understand and support your loved ones, while taking care of your own needs.  Meet others who share your struggle, compare notes, and gain new insight. 

There are 12 class sessions. Each class explores and highlights the latest thinking about:

  • How to manage crises, solve problems and communicate effectively
  • Taking care of yourself and managing your stress
  • Finding and using local supports and services
  • Up-to-date information on mental health, current treatments, including evidence-based therapies
  • The impact of mental illness on your family

All instruction and course materials are free for class participants. 

Pre-registration is required.

For more information and to register, contact:

Suzi at Suzinewman@verizon.net or 781-237-9844 or

Ruth at RutheK12@gmail.com or 617-852-3612

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