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NAMI

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
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According to the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, the foremost advocacy group in this area, the nation's mental health care system gets a dismal D.
We have learned that we are not alone, and that support groups like those offered by the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill offer both help and hope for families like ours.
In 2008, the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill reversed its policy demanding smoking privileges for the mentally ill and instead emphasized the importance of offering support for smoking cessation.
Although nobody claims to know exactly how light therapy - sometimes called phototherapy - works, it has won the endorsement of groups ranging from the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill to the Mayo Clinic.
Rita Sagalyn, president of National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Massachusetts, said she applauds the goal of getting people with mental illness the most service in the least restrictive setting, and "from what we can see the Department of Mental Health is making every effort" to do that.
New Hampshire's performance has plummeted according to the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI).
She was my rock through all of this," Nancy Carter, cofounder of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)-Urban LA, says of Campbell's support as an organizer and as a friend who understood the challenges of living with a mentally ill loved one.
The American Psychological Association The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
medical director of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill in Arlington, Va.
She also became a member of Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society for two-year colleges and won the Consumer of the Year award from the Roanoke Valley chapter of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill.
is national director for Policy and Legal Affairs for the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill in Arlington, Va.
The organization is an affiliate of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) and many of their individual members also hold associations in the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI).

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