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2012 Convention Highlights

View day-to-day coverage from the 2012 National Convention.

Convention News Coverage

Parity for Patriots Rally

Purple Hearts for PTSD: Report Calls for Change in Military Culture; Outlines Mental Health Needs of Veterans

Vet Report

NAMI released a special report today, Parity for Patriots: The Mental Health Needs of Military Personnel, Veterans and their Families.

Purple Hearts for PTSD?

Vet Report

Ron Morton, a NAMI board member and a Navy veteran who developed PTSD from his Vietnam service, supports awarding the Purple Heart to veterans with similar invisible wounds.

Research = Hope, Dr. Insel Speaks on

Dr. Tom Insel

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Linea Johnson at the 2012 NAMI National Convention Opening Plenary

David Granirer Stand Up Comedy - 2012 NAMI National Convention

2012 NAMI National Convention Photos

NAMI Award Recipients

General Peter Chiarelli (Ret.),U.S. Army - Distinguished Service Award

NAMI California - Outstanding NAMI State Organization Award

NAMI North Carolina - Outstanding NAMI State Organization Award

NAMI Beaufort County, S.C. - Outstanding NAMI Affiliate Award

Kathy Brandt - Outstanding NAMI Member Award

Bonnie Kelly - Lionel Aldridge Champion Award

Sheriff Sue Rahr - Sam Cochran Criminal Justice Award

Howard Trachtman - NAMI Consumer Council Gloria Huntley Award

Peggy Straw - Richard T. Greer Advocacy Award

Gordon Bopp - Richard T. Greer Advocacy Award

Marc Jacques - NAMI Consumer Council Ken Steele Award

Gareth Fenley - Multicultural Outreach Award

Jean Derven - NAMI Connection Leadership Award

Sarah Eisenman - NAMI Family-to-Family Leadership Award

Kate Farinholt - NAMI Family Support Group Leadership Award

Alice Kliethermes - NAMI In Our Own Voice Leadership Award

NAMI South Carolina - NAMI Parents and Teachers as Allies Leadership Award

Patti Haynes - NAMI Peer-to-Peer Leadership Award

Dora Pozzi - Spanish Programs Distinguished Service Award

Education and Support Programs Group Photo

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