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Welcome to NAMI Butler County PA

NAMI Butler County PA envisions a world without Stigma where all persons affected by Mental Illness experience. Resiliency, Recovery, and Wellness.

 

Join Our Virtual Family-to-Family Class!

The Family-to-Family class starting September 30 is now full. Please click the link to get added to our class interest list for future classes.

Information on Covid-19

We recognize that people living with mental illness face additional challenges dealing with COVID-19, as do their caregivers and loved ones.

You Are Not Alone

1 in 5 live with a mental health condition. So chances are you or someone you know has been affected.

Support & Encourage

If someone you know is struggling with a mental health
condition, read more about how to support them.

Understanding Change

Mental health conditions are common in teens and young adults. Read more about what you can do.

First responders urgently push for PTSD coverage at Ohio state capitol

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October 6, 2020 By Sara Goldenberg Cleveland 19 https://www.cleveland19.com/2020/10/06/first-responders-urgently-push-ptsd-coverage-ohio-state-capitol/ CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – First responders are sounding the alarm at the state capitol, pushing for post-traumatic stress disorder coverage with just a few months left in the year. That urgency … Read more

National Mental Illness Week: How to manage depression, anxiety amid the COVID-19 pandemic

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October 5, 2020 WKYC https://www.wkyc.com/article/news/health/national-mental-illness-week-how-to-manage-depression-anxiety-amid-the-covid-19-pandemic/95-17cf065a-4956-4b86-868f-4babc370d6e6 This week is National Mental Illness Week. The number of people experiencing anxiety and depression has increased during the pandemic. Dr. Sherli Ratner a Clinical Psychologist at MetroHealth says what we’re all experiencing right now … Read more

Join NAMI this Mental Illness Awareness Week to Raise the Voices of Lived Experience

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Oct 5, 2020 NAMI https://www.nami.org/Press-Media/Press-Releases/2020/Join-NAMI-this-Mental-Illness-Awareness-Week-to-Raise-the-Voices-of-Lived-Experience Arlington, VA – This year we’ve seen the numbers of Americans impacted by mental health conditions on the rise as a result of the pandemic and more people than ever need help. In honor of Mental Illness Awareness … Read more

Upcoming NAMI Butler Events

Upcoming Events

Wed 28

Virtual Family-to-Family Class

October 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Nov 04

Virtual Family-to-Family Class

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Nov 11

Virtual Family-to-Family Class

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Nov 16

Family Support Group (Evans City)

November 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Evans City PA
United States

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  • Police have shot people experiencing a mental health crisis. Who should you call instead? September 18, 2020
    Amid a nationwide movement for racial justice and police reform sparked by the recent killings of several Black men and women, many people have spoken out against police shootings of people experiencing mental health crises. "A person shouldn't lose their life because they’re experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition," said Angela Kimball, national director […]
  • NIH announces public-private partnership to advance schizophrenia biomarker research September 16, 2020
    The NIH this week announced the launch of Accelerating Medicine Partnership Schizophrenia. The NIH and FDA, along with seven industry and nonprofit partners, aim to improve early therapeutic interventions and targeted treatments for schizophrenia with this initiative. Goals of the partnership include conducting research into biological markers to identify people at risk for developing schizophrenia, […]

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Helping Those In Need

NAMI started as a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table in 1979 has blossomed into the nation's leading voice on mental health. Today, we are an association of more than 500 local affiliates who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need.

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Join NAMI Butler County PA and join a movement to inspire better lives for Butler Countyns who are affected by mental illness. With membership, you'll receive newsletters and updates on mental health news, you'll be able to engage in discussion groups, and you'll have the opportunity to support others who are affected by mental illness financially and emotionally.

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Thank you for your generous tax-deductible donation. You are helping us provide support, education, and advocacy to thousands of people living with mental illness in Pennsylvania.

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The families and members of NAMI Butler County PA are here to help! We offer understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness.