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Goldie Hawn

Goldie Hawn Stands Up for Children’s Mental Health

Goldie Hawn, Academy-Award winning actress and children's mental health advocate, spoke during a Capitol Hill briefing about the critical need for schools to better address the needs of students with mental illness.
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Glenn Close and Ty Pennington NAMIWalks

Stars Come Out for NAMIWalks

TV and movie star Glenn Close joined the NAMIWalk in Maine while "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" star Ty Pennington walked with NAMI in New York. Their willingness to join this growing public discussion and add their own stories is another sign of how far NAMI has come.
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Family-Family and Veterans

Family-to-Family Partners with Veterans Health Administration

The launch a year ago of an initiative between NAMI and the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) to host a Family-to-Family class in designated VHA facilities across the nation has already yielded impressive results.
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NAMI Bookshelf

NAMI Bookshelf

This month: Bipolar 101: A Practical Guide to Identifying Triggers, Managing Medications, Coping with Symptoms, and More , Closing the Chasm: Letters from a Bipolar Physician to His Son, Annie's Ghosts and Night Navigation.
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May 2009

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