(From left to right) Anne Heard and Amy Lee are NAM Louisville’s Basics facilitators. They have contributed so much to the NAMI Louisville mission to to strengthen families and individuals affected by mental illness through education, support and advocacy. They work hard each year to make recovery possible for everyone affected by mental illness while ending the stigma associated with this disease.
Anne was a teacher for special needs children for over 30 years. She is a parent of two Read More
NAMI Louisville is offering two Family to Family Sessions in the Winter, Summer and Fall of 2017. These 12 week classes are free of charge. They are for adult family members and friends of people who live with a mental illness.
Classes will start the first week of January (Winter Sessions) the first week of June (Summer Sessions) and the second week of September (Fall Sessions).
June F2F class will start June 3rd to August 19th, Saturdays 10:00 am to 12:30 pm. Read More
“NAMI Louisville saved my life after my son David’s death.”
Bernie Block is a father, mental health advocate, and former NAMI Louisville leader who understands the priceless value of support and assistance in a time of crisis. Bernie lost his son, David Jeffrey Block, to the grip of mental illness in 2005 when he was 44-years-old. This tragic loss came after a 20-year fight for his mental health.
While striving to support David’s fight for mental wellness, Bernie became involved Read More
In recognition of Black history month this February, NAMI Louisville would like to honor a person of color who has had a significant impact on mental health care in the Louisville Community.
Dr. Williams completed her undergraduate studies at MIT (biotechnology) and UCLA (psychology). She received her Master’s and Doctoral Degrees in clinical psychology from the University of Virginia, where she conducted research in the areas of mental illness, tests and measurement, and ethnic differences. She completed her clinical internship Read More
Kosair Charities’ mission is to protect the health and well-being of children in Kentucky and Southern Indiana by providing financial support for clinical services, research, pediatric healthcare education, and child advocacy. Kosair Charities knows that a child’s mental health is equally as important as their physical health and is proud to call NAMI one of its supported agencies.
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What does NAMI Louisville do?
We educate – Currently we offer 12 week Family to Family classes and 6 week Basics classes throughout the year free of charge.
We support – NAMI Louisville Read More