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Things That Can Help Recovery From Mental Illness

NAMI Greater Monmouth announces another educational session in our "Keys to Mental/Emotional Wellness" series. This free session will Read More...

NAMI GM President Addresses WC of Brielle

On October 9, 2014 at the Curtis House in Brielle, Susan Reese, NAMI Greater Monmouth president, addressed the Women's Club of Brielle to introduce Read More...

Attendees Benefit From Program

On Saturday, September 13, NAMI Greater Monmouth presented an educational program to members and friends on “Evidence Based Counseling Approaches.” Read More...

A Wellness Approach to Crisis Prevention and Planning

Presented by Jay Yudof - MS, Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practioner and Elana Kravitz – NAMI Connection Facilitator and In Our Own Voice Read More...

NJSFWC Special State Project

NJ State Federation of Women’s Clubs has selected NAMI NJ as their two-year Special State Project. At a meeting on August 30, 2014, several of NAMI Read More...

NAMI GM President Addresses WC of Brielle

On October 9, 2014 at the Curtis House in Brielle, Susan Reese, NAMI Greater Monmouth president, addressed the Women's Club of Brielle to introduce club members to the Monmouth County NAMI affiliate.

The Woman's Club of Brielle was established in 1967 and is a member of the New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs and the General Federation of Women's Clubs. They are a Read More...

Attendees Benefit From Program

On Saturday, September 13, NAMI Greater Monmouth presented an educational program to members and friends on “Evidence Based Counseling Approaches.” As a self-help organization of people pursuing mental wellness, many NAMI members benefit from access to psychotherapy, as well as to counseling and coaching services that embed psychotherapeutic methods. This program featured:

A Wellness Approach to Crisis Prevention and Planning

Presented by Jay Yudof - MS, Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practioner and Elana Kravitz – NAMI Connection Facilitator and In Our Own Voice Presenter

Held January 18th, this was the first in a series of workshops developed to provide Keys to Emotional and Wellness Recovery.

NJSFWC Special State Project

NJ State Federation of Women’s Clubs has selected NAMI NJ as their two-year Special State Project. At a meeting on August 30, 2014, several of NAMI Greater Monmouth’s board members, along with representatives from other county affiliates, met with Sylvia Axelrod, Executive Director of NAMI New Jersey, to discuss plans for the NJSFWC “Forget-Me-Not Campaign.”  Marjorie Read More...

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Click here to view or print a copy of the new "Keys to Mental/Emotional Wellness" booklet.  This new publication includes a directory of contacts and services in Monmouth County, and replaced our "What's Out There" booklet.


NAMI Greater Monmouth relies entirely on volunteers to carry out our efforts to help people and families dealing with mental and emotional wellness issues.  The more volunteers we can get, the more we can do.  If you are interested in helping, send an email to nami.greater.monmouth@gmail.com and tell us about yourself and ways you would be able to help.

       

Upcoming Events

Things That Can Help Recovery From Mental Illness

Monday, December 8, 2014

Location: Colts Neck Community Church

Description:

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Another in a series of Keys educational presentations.  See the related news items for details.