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Family to Family Class Starting in September

The Family-to-Family Education Program is a series of 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with serious mental illness, while maintaining their own well-being. The course is taught by a team of trained National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) family member volunteers who know what it’s like to have a loved more »

August 21st Educational Meeting

Dr. Nathan (Andy) Shapira of Carman Research in Smyrna, GA, will speak at our next NAMI Cobb educational meeting. His topic will be illnesses of the schizophrenic spectrum and the latest information available concerning research into new drug treatments. Please join us on Thursday, August 21 at: St. James Episcopal Church 161 Church Street Marietta, more »

NAMI Cobb starts a NAMI Connection recovery support group!

We are pleased to announce that starting June 30, NAMI Cobb offers a Connection support group for consumers seeking to achieve and maintain recovery! The group will meet on Monday evenings starting June 30, 2014, in Room 231, upstairs at the First Presbyterian Church of Marietta, located at 189 Church Street, Marietta, GA 30060. For more »

In Our Own Voice Presentation at June 15 Educational Meeting

Join us at our next NAMI Cobb educational meeting on Thursday, June 19 for an inspiring “In Our Own Voice” presentation by two NAMI members as they relate their struggles and triumphs, one dealing with schizophrenia, the other with major depression. Our presenters will be: • Ashley Smith, author of What’s on My Mind? – more »