The Education and Support Committee will meet on December 14 at 6:00 p.m. at the Comprehensive Healthcare Auditorium. All teachers/facilitators of NAMI classes and support groups are invited to attend this dinner meeting. The agenda will include setting the schedule … Continue reading
NAMI Family and Friends is a FREE 5 hour seminar that informs and supports people who have loved ones with a mental health condition. Participants learn about diagnoses, treatment, recovery communication strategies, crisis preparation and NAMI resources. Seminar leaders have … Continue reading
A workshop, based on the 10 Principles of Recovery developed by SAMSHA, is scheduled for Friday, November 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Beth Handewith Gould of Greater Vision Life Coaching will present leadership and advocacy skills, for persons … Continue reading
Join NAMI Yakima as we celebrate the life of Jon Nothnagel Jr. on Saturday, September 9, at 2 p.m. The event will be held at St. Michael’s Church, 5 South Naches Avenue Yakima WA 98901. All who knew Jon are … Continue reading
Tuesday Speaker Topic Description April 14 6:30- 8:30 pm Paul Nagle-McNaughton, Vice President at Comprehensive Mental Health. He has been with the organization for 16 years, Community Education is one of his duties as Vice LEAP: Listen, Empathize, Agree, Partner … Continue reading
In NAMI-Yakima’s steadfast commitment to raise awareness and build a healthy community of hope, we are excited to be presenting a series of educational classes on various topics. These informational topics will include advocacy, suicide prevention, DE stigmatizing mental illness, disabilities in the workplace, rehabilitation and creative options, college students and mental health on campus, plus more exciting topics.
Meeting time is 6:30-7:30 PM, at our NAMI office located in the Comprehensive Mental Health Building, 402 S. 4th Ave, Yakima, WA. 98902 (Auditorium)
February 10– Feature speaker Jim Pinnell (Comprehensive Mental Health)
Topic:Mental Health 101-A Preview of Mental Health Aid
March 10 – Ed Thornbrugh
Topic: CIT Stakeholders
Our stakeholder Meeting will be a strategic event for introducing stakeholders to each other, gaining commitment to usability objectives based on CIT (Crisis Intervention team) training. It is also a method for collecting information regarding the purpose of CIT and its overall framework. Consider this a “Kick Off” meeting.