We offer various free classes and peer support groups each month throughout Tarrant County. Some classes and support groups are happening right now.
In addition to offering support groups and education classes, NAMI Tarrant County is also looking for certified support group leaders and people who are available to assist with various classes. If you wish to become part of NAMI and help grow our support groups please email us to get started at email@example.com.
F2F is a no cost 12-week course for families, friends and partners of individuals living with a mental illness. This is a comprehensive course, providing invaluable insight and information regarding medication, treatment and recovery.
We have an upcoming F2F classes that will begin on January 6th, 2020 in Saginaw. Please call (817) 332-6677 for more information or to register. It is free to attend.
P2P is a no cost, 8-week course, led by NAMI Certified mentors with lived experience of mental illness. This program is for adults who wish to establish and maintain wellness in response to a mental illness diagnosis.
Our next class will be held on February 25th, 2020 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. It will be held at the MHMR 4th Street building in the small conference room. The teachers are Catherine Wightman and Jacki Brown. Please contact (817) 332-6677 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
NAMI Basics is a no cost, 6-week course for parents and primary caregivers of children and adolescents who have been diagnosed with a serious mental illness. It covers the fundamentals of caring for yourself, for your family and for your child.
Our next class will be held at Eagles View Church in Saginaw, Texas on March 20th, 2020 at 6:30pm. This class is for parents or primary caregivers of children diagnosed before the age of 13. The teachers are Rhonda Hardisty and Donna Correa. Registration is required. Please contact Rhonda at (682) 432-4218 or email@example.com.
Provider Education helps professionals who work with individuals living with mental illness understand the experience of mental illness from individual and family perspectives. Through exposure to personal stories, participants may gain tools that increase their empathy and professional skills.
NAMI Homefront is the newest educational course for family, caregivers and friends of military Service Members and Veterans living with mental illness.