Free Education Program
For family members, caregivers, and friends of adults living with
Major Depression – Bipolar Disorder
Schizophrenia – Panic Disorder
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Co-occurring Brain Disorder and
– What do I do in a crisis?
– How can my relative and I communicate better?
– What are all these medications for?
– What local services am I missing out on?
– How do I take care of myself in all of this?
Where can I find some answers? ….
This program is a series of 12 weekly classes structured to help family members,caregivers, and friends understand and support their ill relative while maintaining their own well being. The course is taught by trained volunteer family members who know what it is like to have a loved one with a mental illness.
● Information and Resources ● Emotional Support
●Coping Skills & Self Care ● An Informal Setting
There is NO FEE for this program
Pre-registration is required
(class size is limited)
Classes Start: March 16, 2019 (Saturday)
9:30 AM – 12 noon
Location: System Support Building
(on the Winchester Medical Center
Campus), Conference Room 1
220 Campus Blvd
Winchester, VA 22601
Call or text NAMI Northern Shenandoah
540-533-1832 (leave a voice message
and we will call you back)
or email firstname.lastname@example.org