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Advocacy Alert! – We need your help!

Advocacy Alert! – We need your help!

NAMI Ohio Call to Action - Ohio House Budget a Disaster for Mental Health Governor DeWine’s Budget made great strides in the funding of much needed mental health services. It is our understanding that the amended House version of the Budget Bill for FY 24-25 (HB 33)...

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ORH Substance Use Disorder 101 Training

ORH Substance Use Disorder 101 Training

ORH Substance Use Disorder 101 All Day Online Training June 12th   Training will cover the following topics. 1.     What is Substance Use Disorder and how does it impact a person 2.     Signs and symptoms of SUD and how to recognize them 3.     Pathways to recovery...

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A Call for Help: NAMI Ohio Answered

A Call for Help: NAMI Ohio Answered

Mary’s sister had been in a Columbus psychiatric hospital for two weeks this past summer, and despite daily calls to the hospital, Mary had been unable to reach the hospital treatment staff. Not once. In two weeks. As days passed, Mary, who lives in Marietta, Ohio,...

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Celebrating Life

Celebrating Life

Written & Submitted By: Danei Edelen Nothing says spring like the feeling of fresh air blowing through our house on a warm spring day like the afternoon after the Georgetown Community Day at Georgetown Elementary. After two years of isolation, I think everyone was...

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The Mean Disease 

The Mean Disease 

Written by Alan Johnson, NAMI Ohio Mental illness is a mean disease.  It can come unexpectedly, hide in plain sight, and cause unbearable grief.  Kristin Jonsson knows that grief first-hand. She has suffered every day of the two years since Kristine, her smart, kind,...

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