NAMI Blog

28

Mar

NAMI Keystone Mental Health & Wellness Conference

Announcing the First-Ever, NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania Mental Health and Wellness Conference – Working Together to Build a Better Future! Register online now or download a registration form. Registration: Individual Rate – $185, Professional (includes continuing education credits) – $225 NAMI Affiliates and Stakeholders …

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10

Mar

Adolescent Behavioral Health Initiative

The Jewish Healthcare Foundation is leading a multi-year Adolescent Behavioral Health Initiative, which aims to improve access to effective behavioral health services for adolescents in Allegheny County who are experiencing a mental health or substance use crisis.   One of …

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1

Mar

New Documentary on Mental Illness Highlights Stories of Recovery

The new documentary, Beyond Silence, explores how three different people living with different mental illnesses, have managed to overcome painful experiences and lead inspirational lives of recovery. The program is executive-produced by singer Demi Lovato, who has been open about her …

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1

Feb

NAMI Southwestern PA presents First-Ever Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference

NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania hosts First-ever Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference Friday, March 31, 2017  |  Pittsburgh Airport Marriott CONFERENCE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED (EVENT FILLED). We can no longer accept new participants and walk-ins will not be accepted. NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania …

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27

Dec

Connor’s Crusade is more than just presents

Connor Buzzelli is giving more than just gifts to young individuals hospitalized in Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. He is giving hope. Connor remembers how scary it was for him when he was hospitalized, trying to understand what it meant …

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4

Dec

Connor’s Christmas Crusade 2016

Please help Connor spread a little holiday cheer. There is special group of children that your need your help, especially during this time of the year. It’s the children who will be spending the holidays in Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, …

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6

Oct

1st Annual Green Light Gala for Mental Illness

Awareness. Advocacy. Acceptance. Gala Chairs: Sam Kane, Libby Mascaro, and Kathy Testoni For over 25 years, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, known regionally as NAMI Southwestern PA, has helped individuals and families who are affected by mental illness. While …

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23

Jun

Connection is the Key

An Essay by Inside Our Minds Founder, Alyssa Cypher Inside Our Minds is an anonymous and uncensored interview project working to share the stories of people affected by mental illness in the Pittsburgh area. Through sharing participant stories, Inside Our …

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15

Apr

Crafting a Story of Personal Wellness

By Nicole Campbell As someone who previously had panic attacks just thinking about public speaking, it’s amazing that I’ve been able to speak in front of so many people through NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania. I became an In Our Own Voice …

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4

Apr

Zach Valenti: Why I care about Mental Health

Why does Zach Valenti care about mental health and just what is Project Uplift? Watch Zach’s vlog to find out. Zach began touring with his own mental health awareness campaign, Uplift, in 2012. Uplift uses technology-driven, mindfulness-fueled experiences to raise awareness and eliminate the …

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