Family-to-Family & Basic’s Classes start in March:
Family to Family – 12 Week Course
Next Class begins: Thursday evening, March 7th at ICC East Peoria Campus, 6:30pm.
Please call 309-693-0541 or 309-251-5830 to register for this class.
Parents, spouses, friends, or adult children of people with mental illnesses are invited to participate in the next 12-week course. There is no charge for this NAMI signature program. Participants will learn and collect valuable information to help them understand and support an ill relative while maintaining their own wellbeing. The class will be taught by Gay & Rachel Knapp.
Check out this NAMI Family-to-Family video and remember, YOU ARE NOT ALONE!
Basics- 6 Week Course: Next class begins Tuesday, March 12th at ICC North Campus, 5718 North University, St., Peoria, 6:30pm.
This free course is for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents with mental illness. Basics is taught by parents who have lived similar experiences with their own kids and have received training to teach the course. The class covers the biology of mental illness, treatment, and the latest research as well as the trauma of brain disorders for the child and the family. If you are interested in this class, please call Beth at 693-0541 or 309-251-5830. There is no charge for this NAMI signature program but registration is required.
Also, check out www.NAMI.org “Basics” video on You Tube for further description of the course.