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New Office Hours:

Due to COVID-19 Our office hours are as follows

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday Closed
Please leave a Message at 209-558-4555 someone will return your call in 24-48hours.

Tuesday OPEN from 8AM – 12PM

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Connection Support Group Meeting Reminder:

Meeting Monday, August 10th at 6:30pm via Zoom

We would like to welcome you to NAMI Stanislaus’ Virtual Connection Support Group meeting.

Sean & Marnye will be your facilitators and Patti will be your Tech Support person as well as helping you to enter the meeting.

We will be offering these virtual support groups the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 6:30pm until we are able to meet in person again.

NAMI Stanislaus, the local organization of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will offer its NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group Program via Zoom until further notice. The meeting is 6:30pm-8pm

 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4338390491?pwd=RGhTSGJZbFFWeHdLNkVDRjBDMndXdz09

 Meeting ID: 433 839 0491
Password: 994469
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If you have any questions, please contact Dar at (209) 656-8855 (landline)

We hope to see you at the meeting

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Stay tuned NAMI Stanislaus is working on setting up Zoom meetings for Family Support.

In The News: National Alliance on Mental Illness, Stanislaus

May 29, 2020

NAMI.org
5/29/2020

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) today released the following statement from CEO Daniel H. Gillison, Jr., regarding recent racist incidents across the country and their impact on mental health:

“The effect of racism and racial trauma on mental health is real and cannot be ignored. The disparity in access to mental health care in communities of color cannot be ignored. The inequality and lack of cultural competency in mental health treatment cannot be ignored.

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    APR. 09, 2020

    By Tracy Riggs

    Social Isolation

    One of the mental health conditions I deal with is social anxiety. So, you would probably think that I rejoiced when the CDC guidelines came down about social isolation. However, that’s far from the truth.

    Social anxiety doesn’t mean I want to be a hermit. I still crave human interaction, just not all types (like crowds, small talk or making phone calls).

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    We know many of our community members are concerned about the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We hope you are safe. To help, we have gathered updates, tips, and resources for you from reputable sources.
    Quick Tips
    Stay informed, but consider limiting your news exposure; see our links to reputable sources for information below, including the CDC and California Department of Public Health; we will also keep this page updated with the latest information and additional resources as we get them.

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    By Sarah Marsh | Feb. 07, 2020                                                                                                                                                                       

    Secrets and lies.

    That’s how I would describe the beginning of my decades-long battle with mental illness.

    The year was 1996, I was 17 years old, and my life came to a stand-still because of depression,

    anxiety and an eating disorder. I had no community to call upon, few friends that knew of my struggles.

    Everyone knew something was wrong.

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    By Shainna Ali | Dec. 26, 2019

    Take a moment to consider all the people in your life: your coworkers, friends, family. At any given time, 1 in 5 of these individuals is living with a mental health condition. You may have noticed them struggling, but if you’re not a trained mental health professional, you may not have known how to help.
    However, you can help. You can be supportive and encouraging during their mental health journey.

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    12/11/2019

    This week, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will consider a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to designate 9-8-8 as the 3-digit number for a national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline.

    NAMI applauds Chairman Ajit Pai and the FCC for their leadership on this issue and strongly supports the creation of a national 3-digit number as an essential part of a network of services and supports for people experiencing a mental health crisis. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline,

    more » Read More
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