About NAMI Butler County PA
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.
Mental illnesses are brain disorders that are biologically based medical problems. Untreated, they can cause severe disturbances in thinking, feeling and relating. This results in substantially diminished capacity for dealing with the ordinary demands of life. Mental illness can affect persons of any age and occur in any family. They are not caused by bad parenting and not evidence of weakness of character.
We work with NAMI Pennsylvania and NAMI to bring mental health issues to the attention of local, state and national governments. We support legislation that benefits the lives of people with mental illness and spread awareness of that legislation to the larger community. We deliver insights and techniques to families and mental health service providers to ensure the best methods are known and in practice.
Our group works to be a wealth of information to those dealing with day-to-day issues of living with a mental illness.
Message from the Executive Director
Here at NAMI Butler, our staff, volunteers and I have a passion for helping individuals living with a mental illness. We also are passionate about helping their families and friends receive education, support and advocacy skills...
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