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. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raising awareness and building a community of hope for all of those in need.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) - great source of info on suicide prevention, mental health & substance abuse... Includes NREPP, an online registry of over 220 interventions [evidence-based programs and practices] supporting mental health and substance abuse prevention/treatment. #EBP
NAMI AirAIR (Anonymous. Inspiring. Relatable) is the new NAMI app, a free, mobile-based social network designed for individuals living with mental health conditions and their family members/caregivers - See more at: https://www.nami.org/Find-Support/Air-
"Motivate" Speech. I feel that this could be another useful thing to advocate to my audience. Penn State students should spread awareness of the fact that help must be granted soon to CAPS because they desperately need it. If a hotline were implemented that students could call or text to get help, I feel that it would greatly help out. Get students motivated to make this change, and spread awareness that it should be done. Source: Snopes.com 4/13/16
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NAMI Statement: The Santa Barbara Tragedy; When tragedies occur, it often is because something in the mental health care system went terribly wrong. It is important to closely examine each case and determine what contributed to the tragedy.