Faith Blogs and Articles Blogs How Buddhism Benefits Mental Health Oct. 31, 2016 Although Buddhism is primarily known as a spiritual tradition, it is also a lifestyle that encompasses the mind in almost all forms of practice. Read More. Comedian Believes that Mental Health is No Laughing Matter Jul. 01, 2016 Mental health awareness can be spread through many mediums. See how actor Ted Swartz opens up a dialogue about mental illness through his play, Laughter is a Sacred Space. Read More. The Role of Ritual Jun. 01, 2016 A ritual represents an opportunity for a community to come together and feel comforted by the familiar celebration of a holiday, a time of year or of someone's life. Read More. A Voice at the Table: NAMI and Community Partnerships May. 09, 2016 A twenty year NAMI member/supporter recounts the impact of NAMI's grassroots foundation and offers and insightful assessment of NAMI's community partnerships to encourage others to seek NAMI for support for mental health. Read More. The Key To Awareness: May Is Mental Health Month Apr. 08, 2016 How will you spread awareness during Mental Health Month? Try some of these tools and resources to help you in encouraging others to learn more about mental health. Read More. Both Roads Taken Now: A Clergyman's Journey into Social Work Mar. 08, 2016 How can social work and pastoral work integrate? Rev. Peter Bauer shares how he manages both roles of mental health professional and spiritual leader. Read More. Why Faith Is Important to African American Mental Health Feb. 05, 2016 For African American Heritage month, learn about how faith and spirituality plays an important role in this community. Read More. Bridging the Gap Between Secular and Spiritual: Mental Illness & Faith Aug. 03, 2015 Three distinguished panelists led a session at the 2015 NAMI National Convention in San Francisco discussing how to connect faith communities into the mental health space, and how spirituality can be an important aspect of the recovery process. Read More. Helping Get Teens Talking About Mental Health Mar. 06, 2015 Say It Out Loud is NAMI's new project to help encourage teens to stand up, open up and get help for their mental health. Read More. Displaying results 11-19 (of 19) |< < 1 - 2 > >| Articles Infographics & Fact Sheets Dec. 11, 2017 NAMI's fact sheets offer clear, concise information on mental health topics. Share them with a loved one, bring to a doctor or hand them out at health fairs. Read More. Sharing Hope: Speaking with African Americans about Mental Health Nov. 05, 2015 Learn how Sharing Hope can help increase mental health awareness in African American communities. Read More. Sharing Hope: Speaking with African Americans about Mental Health Nov. 05, 2015 Learn how Sharing Hope can help increase mental health awareness in African American communities. Read More. Say It Out Loud: Speaking with Teens about Mental Health Nov. 03, 2015 Stigma about mental health prevents teens from seeking help. Learn how NAMI's Say it Out Loud can get teens talking and asking for help when they need it. Read More. On the Challenges of Spiritual Leadership and Caring for a Child with Mental Illness Sep. 23, 2015 Rabbi Dov Gartenburg shares his story of helping his son who lives with mental illness while trying to lead a congregation. Read More. SAMHSA-Sponsored Webinar: Opening Doors to Recovery May. 15, 2015 Learn how Opening Doors to Recovery (ODR) is changing the way mental health is treated in the criminal justice system in Georgia. Read More. NAMI Programs Mar. 23, 2015 Many NAMI Affiliates offer an array of outstanding peer-led programs that provide free education, skills training and support. Discover which education program is right for you. Read More.