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bp Magazine new edition: Tackling Anger
Anger. Everyone experiences this intense emotion from time to time. It's a normal, usually healthy response to internal or external events. But when we can't control our anger-and instead let anger control us-it can jeopardize our personal and professional relationships, which in turn deteriorates our quality of life.

Hurricane Relief Resource Guide
NAMI is providing a listing of resources for consumers and families that are affected by Hurricanes Ike & Gustav.


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9/15/2014
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Suicide Prevention Awareness Hero

9/10/2014
September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Learn more at NAMI.org/SuicidePrevention

Change Starts with Us

9/10/2014
It's National Suicide Prevention Month. Providing resources and education can help stem the tide of suicides on college campuses.

How is Your Health Insurance Treating You?

9/09/2014
Changes in our nationís health care system should mean that people will have better access to mental health services. But will they?

NAMIís Convention Was a Colorful Panorama, Energizing People for the Year Ahead

9/09/2014
The 2014 NAMI National Convention is in the books. Here are some of the highlights.

NAMI Calls on Congress to Actóby the Thousands

9/04/2014
NAMI issued a powerful call to action this week as its national convention opened in Washington, D.C. Approximately 1500 NAMI members descended on Capitol Hill to meet with congressional staff.

Book Review: Shadows in the Sun

9/04/2014
In a culture where family reputation is all, and expression of emotional pain is taboo, mental illness is seen as a personal failing.

Get Ready to #Act4MentalHealth

9/03/2014
On Sept. 4, mental health advocates will head to Capitol Hill and take action online to push for comprehensive mental health care.

Technology as a Tool for RecoveryóA Promising Practice

8/29/2014
In many communities, we see innovative solutions emerging that offer hope to many while providing effective approaches to improving lives.

Voice Awards Honor Advocates, Films and TV Shows

8/28/2014
NAMI recognizes the advocates, films and television shows that portray mental illness in a respectful way.

Howie Mandel: No Laughing Matter

8/27/2014
Comedian Howie Mandel is determined to make mental health as common as going to the dentist.

YANA: Iím Not Crying For Your Attention

8/27/2014
Tammie shares her story about what living with depression is really like for those who don't understand.

Criminalization of Mental Illness: Itís a Crime

8/27/2014
Jails have become the go-to place for the "treatment" of mental illness. Here is how we can change that.

Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, VA Senator Creigh Deeds, other Mental Health Advocates to Urge Congress to Pass Comprehensive Mental Mealth Legislation as Part of NAMI's "National Day of Action" for Mental Health

8/26/2014
NAMI announced that it will launch a National Day of Action for Mental Health on Thursday, September 4th during its annual convention in Washington, DC. As part of the National Day of Action, conference attendees will visit Capitol Hill offices to urge legislators to pass comprehensive mental health reform legislation.

Convention

8/22/2014
Join us September 3-6!

Visible Honor for Invisible Wounds

8/22/2014
Each day 22 veterans die by suicide. Tom Mahany has gone on two hunger strikes to raise awareness for the issues our military members are facing.

Sacred Creations

8/19/2014
After finding a church that understood mental health, AJ French finally received the treatment and support she needed.

Sacred Creations

8/19/2014
After finding a church that understood mental health, AJ French finally received the treatment and support she needed.

YANA: With Help, Things Can Change For The Better

8/15/2014
At the age of 17, Jessica's brain appeared to revolt against her. Now she tells how she made it through.

What We Can Do about Depression

8/13/2014
Robin Williams' passing reminds us that depression and suicide can affect everyone.


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