Melanie Blocker-Stokes Postpartum Depression Research & Care Act
Oct 15 2007
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), the nation’s largest grassroots organization representing individuals and families with mental illnesses, is pleased to offer its strong support for House passage of the Melanie Blocker-Stokes Postpartum Depression Research and Care Act (HR 20).
NAMI Thanks Senator Pete Domenici for 35 Years of Service
Oct 05 2007
During 35 years in the nation's capital, Senator Pete Domenici's leadership has benefited millions of Americans who live with serious mental illnesses. We thank him for all he has done for individuals and families who face the disabling impact of brain disorders.
Teen Suicide Studies
Sep 07 2007
Teen suicide is an often preventable tragedy. It is an appropriate focus of research and inquiry. Two new studies focused on the issue raise both important clinical and policy questions.
Virginia Tech Review Panel Report
Aug 30 2007
The Virginia Tech Panel Report released today is important for the entire nation. It exposes problems that exist not just in Virginia but throughout the country.
Virginia Tech, Voting Rights, Stigma Concerns Open NAMI Convention
Jun 21 2007
The recent tragedy at Virginia Tech in which one student with severe mental illness killed 32 students and professors, and the stigma surrounding mental illness generally, were on the minds of many NAMI leaders as they arrived in San Diego on June 20 for their annual convention.