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September 2010

ASL Video

Mental Illness and the Deaf Community

Read an interview with Dr. Robert Pollard of Rochester's Deaf Wellness Center about how mental illness affects the Deaf community. Read more.

Health care reform

Health Care Reform Law Implementation Begins

As the initial wave of insurance market reforms take effect, find out how the changes will affect you. Read more.

Missing Persons

Outpost for Hope, Locating the Invisible Missing People

NAMi intern Lauren Berkebile profiles Outpost for Hope, an organization provididng self-help tools that can guide families trying to find a missing person. Read more.

ADHD resource center

New NAMI ADHD Resource Center: Itís Not Just About Kids

Unlike those of us who sometimes daydream in the classroom or struggle to focus on a project at work, adults and children living with Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) experience ongoing difficulties. Read more.

NAMI Bookshelf

NAMI Bookshelf

September 2010

When Someone You Love Has a Mental Illness (English and Spanish versions) and Radiant Daughter. Read more.

Mike Fitzpatrick


by Executive Director
Mike Fitzpatrick and guest writers from the NAMI community.

Recent topics:

  • Returning to NAMI's Research Advocacy Roots

  • World Suicide Prevention Day

  • NAMI Peer-to-Peer: An Intersection

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Further Reading

Mental Illness Stigma Hard to Shake, Survey Finds

Voices of Schizophrenia

Lessons on Living with Autism

Coaxing a Loved One in Denial into Treatment

Haunted House at Pennsylvania Asylum