NAMI NJ will be spotlighted at the Wednesday Webinar Series of MHANJ’s Consumer Connections program, along with a NAMI In Our Own Voice presentation
Come learn about the programs available from NAMI NJ, and stay for a performance of In Our Own Voice.
Upon completion of this program overview, attendees will be able to:
- Seek to understand the importance of decreasing stigma of mental illness
- Identify education, support, and public awareness programs available to families and individuals affected by mental illness
- Seek to understand the lived experience of individuals in recovery
- Identify mental health and suicide prevention resources available to family and individuals in recovery
In Our Own Voice (IOOV) is a free 60-minute presentation that is intended to help reduce the stigma often faced by people who deal with mental health issues, those who care about them, and those who serve them professionally.