NAMI Metropolitan Baltimore Metropolitan Baltimore
 
  Home
  About Us
  Mental Illness
  Programs & Services
  Community Resources
  Advocacy
  News
  Events
  NAMI Walks
  Donate
  Volunteer
  Membership
  Careers
  Contact Us


from NAMI.org
Join NAMI Today Keep up with NAMI news stories, events and blogs, connect with your affiliate and bring support and hope to others.
Register for the 2015 NAMI National Convention in San Francisco
Find a Discussion Groups
Top News Stories
Find more at NAMI.org
stars graphic

 

 | Print this page | 

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a recovery-focused educational program for adults who wish to establish and maintain wellness in response to mental health challenges. The course provides critical information and strategies related to living with mental illness. 

What You Should Expect

  • Ten two-hour sessions, free of charge. 
  • Designed for individuals (18 and over) living with mental illness. 
  • Taught by a trained team of individuals living in recovery from mental illness. 
  • Incorporates presentations, discussion and exercises.  

Why You Should Attend

A toolkit of information

  • Up-to-date research on brain biology. 
  • Mental illness symptoms and their relationship to personal experiences. 
  • Personalized relapse prevention plan. 
  • Tools to prepare for interactions with health care providers. 
  • Skills for making decisions and reducing stress. 

Please check back for upcoming Peer-to-Peer class schedules.  Please contact Program and Services Director, Trina Brooks, with questions or to be added to an interest list for upcoming classes.   



NAMI Connection is a weekly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each others’ experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Support groups are held weekly at:

Saint Ignatius Church (Madison Street entrance) 

Saturdays, 10:30 AM - 12:00 noon
801 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

For additional information about our support groups, please call our office at 410-435-2600 or email us at info@namibaltimore.org 


 | Print this page |