The National Alliance on Mental Illness, in Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson, Mooresville-Iredell provides support and education to the community we serve!
Family-to-Family Educational ClassesIf you have a family member or other loved one with a history of mental illness, please attend our 12-week educational class. We help you gain a better understanding of mental illness and how to communicate with your loved one, his or her psychiatrist, and other family members. At no cost to you, our class will tell you what questions to ask the psychiatrist and how to build a stronger relationship with your loved one.
Connections Support GroupThis support group is for those who are struggling with mental illness and facilitated by a trained individual who also struggles. This group is interactive and will address struggles with obtaining community support, communicating with loved ones, and developing positive responses to ones illness.
Peer to Peer Educational Group ClassNAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 10-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
NAMI Family SupportThis group offers the opportunity for family members to process their struggles in supporting their loved ones. Issues like communication, boundaries, medical compliance are addressed. This group is about interactive support.
At The National Alliance of Mental Illness, we help guide police officers and the like through a one week training class in the correct way to handle mental illness crises. This class gives police officers a better understanding of the needs of mental illness sufferers.