News and Events

"Extra Innings" - Film Screening Sunday, March 7, 1 p.m.

Join the cast at 1 p.m. on March 7 for a special screening of "Extra Innings" a drama based on a true story. The film examines the life of a young Jewish boy in the 1960's with a family member who has mental illness and who struggles with his faith and heritage which conflict with his love of baseball. The presentation is co-sponsored with NAMI Washington. The link to register for this event is

NAMI Washington Training Schedule

NAMI Washington offers trainings in NAMI Signature programs which allow local affiliates to bring NAMI programs to their communities. All trainings are offered at no cost to participants. All NAMI members or those becoming a member may apply to attend State Training programs. For more information, contact Deanna Roy at or 206-783-4288.

2021 Training Dates (Tentative & Subject to Change)

*Please note, all trainings are currently being held virtually due to COVID-19*

If you don't live in Washington state, but would like to take a training,

please contact Deanna at

13-15, 2021
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25-27, 2021
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August 28, 2021ZOOMClick HereJuly 12, 2021
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November 13-15, 2020
*Please note training begins Friday, November 13th at 3pm*
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Series on Self-Regulation Starts March 4

A free seminar series Keys to Self-Regulation will begin Thursday March 4 and subsequent Thursdays, March 11 and March 18. The series will feature "Ease Keys" that will help unlock our potential for cultivating dynamic balance throughout the day. Teresa Posakony of Emerging Wisdom will lead us through practices that will help us navigate life with more balance and ease. Register at

NAMI Family Support Group meets Thursdays at 7 p.m. beginning December 3

NAMI Yakima will offer the Family Support Group beginning December 3 at 7 p.m. The group will meet weekly to provide support and encouragement for family members of those with a mental health condition. Register at

NAMI Connection Support Group Meets Online

The NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group continues to meet Wednesday evenings, 7:00-8:30 p.m. using ZOOM. Please register in advance here.