Author Archives: Carla Braund

October Support Meeting

Coffee Talk October 9, 2015 at 10 a.m.

September Meeting

  NAMI BEAVER COUNTY 1229 3rd Street Beaver, PA  15009 SUPPORT MEETING THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2015 7:00 p.m. TOPIC:  DEINSTITUTIONALIZATION AND MENTAL ILLNESS SPEAKER:  STEPHANIE SCHINDEL ASSISTANT PSYCHOLOGY PROFESSOR GENEVA COLLEGE  Currently teach undergraduate students in the fields of human services and psychology, as well as the criminal justice minor Former Director of the Lawrence… Read More »

Coffee Talk , New Meeting

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Tips For Medication-Related Websites and Mobile Apps!

As technology has evolved, researching information on prescription drugs has become much easier. The older generation of consumers experienced having to use the Physician’s Reference Desk (PRD) Guide for prescription drugs to look up information about various medications, a calendar to keep track of days, and ensuring they have a medication list on hand in… Read More »

“Where Are the Cocoa Puffs?” Book Review

Karen Winters Schwarts “Where Are The Cocoa Puffs?: A  Family’s Journey Through Bipolar Disorder” is the tale about  Amanda, an eighteen year old girl, who is diagnosed with manic  depressive illness. The most intriguing aspect of this book was that  it showed how Amanda’s behavior and diagnoses affected her  friends and family. Rather than being… Read More »

Nami Beaver County’s Family-To-Family Alumni Dinner

Have you participated in NAMI Beaver Countys Family-to-Family Class? Is yes, Then your invited to the NAMI Beaver County's Family-to-Family Alumni Dinner! There will be dinner and entertainment along with good company as everyone comes together! We hope to see you there! RSVP to Carla Braund (more information is contained in the link below)   Click here… Read More »

Nami Beaver County’s Peer-to-Peer Classes

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 10-session course for adults living with mental health challenges. NAMI Peer‐to‐Peer provides an educational setting focused on recovery that offers respect, understanding, encouragement and hope. The NAMI Peer-to-Peer education program is: Free and confidential Held {once} a week for four hours Taught by trained Peer Mentors living in recovery themselves… Read More »

Registration for The Family-To-Family Class

Nami Beaver Countys Family-to-Family Class is now taking registration for their September classes! See the flyer below to learn more. We hope to see you there!  

August Meeting

Come to our auagust 20th meeting, featuring guest speaker Emily Brogan! She will be discussing nutrition topics you wont want to miss!