NAMI Basics is a free, six-session program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents (ages 2 - 18 or up to 21, if still in high school) living with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained parents or caregivers who have "been there."
Topics covered and discussed in the program:
- Family's emotional reactions to the trauma of mental health disorders.
- Strategies for handling challenging behaviors in children and adolescents.
- Personal record keeping systems that are proven to be effective for parents/caregivers.
NAMI Basics for Spring 2013 has just completed. Next program is Fall 2013!
Participants are asked to make every effort to attend ALL 6 weeks
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED - call NAMI Delaware today to register!
(888) 427-2643 x16 Toll Free Statewide OR (302) 427-0787 x16
NAMI Delaware programs are partially funded by and part of the system of services offered by the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health (DSAMH).