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Family-to-Family

NAMI Family-to-Family is a FREE, 12-session education program for family, partners, friends and
significant others of adults living with mental illness. It is a designated evidence-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an individual living with a mental health condition.

NAMI Family-to-Family is taught by NAMI trained family members who have been there, and includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises.

What You’ll Gain

NAMI Family-to-Family not only provides critical information and strategies for taking care of the person you love, but you’ll also find out that you’re not alone. Recovery is a journey, and there is hope.

The group setting of NAMI Family-to-Family provides mutual support and shared positive impact—you can experience compassion and reinforcement from people who understand your situation. You can also help others through your own experience. In the program, you’ll learn about:

  • How to manage crises, solve problems and communicate effectively
  • Taking care of yourself and managing your stress
  • Developing the confidence and stamina to provide support with compassion
  • Finding and using local supports and services
  • Up-to-date information on mental health conditions and how they affect the brain
  • Current treatments, including evidence-based therapies, medications and side effectsThe
  • Impact of mental illness on the entire family

What People are Saying
“Before I took the course, I felt alone and overwhelmed dealing with my daughter’s mental illness. By taking this course, I have met others who are going through the same things I am and have learned about many resources that I never knew existed.”

“I thought my wife and I knew just about everything there is to know about the system and the illness. Boy, were we wrong. Without a doubt, this is the best support course I have had the privilege of taking part in, bar none.”

Upcoming Classes

Tulsa
September 14 – December 7
Thursdays 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Location: St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 4001 E 101st St., Tulsa
To Register contact: NAMI Tulsa 918-587-6264

Lawton
August 9 – Oct 25
Wednesdays 5:30 – 8:00pm
Location TBA
To Register contact: Sally Holmes 580-583-8126

Norman
Sep 4 – Nov 20
Mondays 6:00 – 8:30pm
Norman North High School, 1809 Stubbeman Ave,  Norman, OK 73069
To Register contact: Ruth (405)361-9667 , Eugene (405)361-9483 or naminormanok@gmail.com

Edmond
September 11 – November 20
Mondays 6:00 – 8:30pm
Location: Crossings Community Church
14600 N Portland, Oklahoma City
To Register: Contact NAMI Edmond – N OKC 405-408-0886

Future Classes

Bartlesville
Contact: toniharjo65@gmail.com 918-214-5805

Midwest City
Contact: NAMI Edmond North Oklahoma City  edmond.nami@gmail.com 405-408-0886

Stillwater
Contact: LuAnnwinn1@hotmail.com 405-742-2650

 

 

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