The fascinating new research proves that music heals and suggests that in the future, music could be prescribed to help us focus, feel happier, relax and overcome sadness. New research from the British Academy of Sound Therapy (BAST) has shown there is a common dosage for music and revealed how long an individual needs to listen to it for a therapeutic effect to be experienced.Read More
We are looking for passionate individuals who are willing to share their stories about living with a mental health condition. Being open about one’s mental health is a brave and courageous way to help break the stigma around mental health. Not only does it break down barriers, it also let’s those who might be struggling know that it’s okay to reach out for help, and recovery is possible. These presentations involve sharing facts, resources, and tips to help a friend Read More
NEW – 2020 class schedule announced!
Altamonte Springs starts Tuesday, January 21st (FULL)
Southwest Orlando starts Thursday, January 23rd (FULL)
Lake Nona starts Thursday, February 6th (FULL)
Apopka starts Tuesday, March 3rd
Kissimmee starts Monday, March 9th
Downtown Orlando starts Tuesday, April 21st
NAMI Greater Orlando announces its 2019 Annual Membership Meeting which will be held on Monday evening, December 9, 2019 at Beardall Senior Center in Orlando. Your membership with NAMIGO entitles you to attend the Annual Meeting and vote on certain matters, including the election of a slate of candidates to the Board of Directors for the 2020-2021 term. There are no changes to the Bylaws. Please carefully review the attached documents:
Annual Meeting Notice – providing the date, time and location of our Read More
Due to the annual rummage sale, the weekly support groups will not meet at Asbury United Methodist Church on Tuesday, November 5.
Weekly meetings will resume on Tuesday, November 12. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Mental Illness Awareness Week is in full swing. Don’t miss our upcoming events! Thank you to Advent Health for providing these great events!
October 17 – 7:30 am. Community Heroes Breakfast, UCF Click here for more info –
October 18 – 7:00 pm – Go Green For Mental Illness Awareness. Stop by any of the following locations, take a selfie, and use #mentalillnessawarenessweek.
Wheel at IconPark
Downtown Orlando Art Exhbits
Amway Center Spire
Lake Eola Fountain
Colonial Drive Overpass
and many more!
October 22 – Peer Luncheon – Read More