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Student Film Screening Wednesday, April 22nd!!!

  Please join NAMI San Diego in honoring local high school students who have submitted suicide prevention and ending the silence videos to the Directing Change Student Video Contest!  All participants will be honored at the event.  Please join us as we encourage and celebrate mental health awareness, understanding, and advocacy in our local youth.…

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NAMI San Diego Hosts Meeting About Laura’s Law April 9

NAMI San Diego will host an informative presentation on California Welfare and Institutions Code Sections 5345, also known as Laura’s Law on Thursday, April 9, 6:30 pm-8:00 pm at the University Christian Church Friendship Hall, 3900 Cleveland Ave, San Diego.  At this meeting, information will be presented about what Laura’s Law is and is not;…

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The Germanwings Tragedy

Statement of Mary Giliberti Executive Director, National Alliance on Mental Illness   NAMI shares the grief of the rest of the world over the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525.  We extend our condolences to the families of those who lost their lives in this senseless tragedy.   As often happens in tragedies, information emerges first…

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NAMI and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Announce Partnership

ARLINGTON, Va., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (AKA), Inc.® have launched a new partnership to expand mental health education, awareness, and support activities on the campuses of colleges and universities and in local communities. The partnership will enable NAMI, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization,…

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Help Us Protect Mental Health Medications in Medicare Part D!

Senators Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, introduced the bipartisan Medicare Formulary Improvement Act (S. 648) last week to protect mental health medications in Medicare Part D. These medications are crucial in the treatment of illnesses like schizophrenia, depression, and bipolar disorder. Currently these medications are in a “protected class” ensuring that when a…

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