Learning to Live Well with What We've Got!

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free and confidential ten-week course for adults living with mental illness. It provides an educational setting focused on recovery that offers respect, understnding, encouragement, and hope. Courses are taught by trained peer mentors living in recovery themselves.

Course Topics:

  • Relapse prevention, brain biology and research, mental illness symptoms
  • Stigma and recovery, cultural perceptions of mental health
  • Mindfulness, spirituality
  • Substance abuse and adiction, physical health
  • Suicide and prevention
  • Working with providers, advance director for mental health care
  • Empowerment, advocacy and personal stories

NAMI Metro-Suburban Office

Start: Sundays, February 10th - April 7th
Time: 12-2pm
Location: 816 Harrison Street, Oak Park

Click Here to register online for Peer to Peer Recovery Education

 

For more information, please contact Jeff Shapiro (708-785-3289) or Vickey Gonzalez (315-921-2097).

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