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The Daunting Mental Health Impact of COVID

The Daunting Mental Health Impact of COVID

KIDS ARE ESPECIALLY HARD HIT Written by Alan Johnson, NAMI Ohio Kristan Runyan expected the break from in-person teaching due to the COVID19 pandemic would be short-lived when she gathered up her supplies and left Tecumseh Middle School in Clark County in March 2020....

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A Great Loss

A Great Loss

Yesterday, the NAMI family lost a real champion. Lisa Marie Griffin has been a special advocate for NAMI Ohio, NAMI Greater Cleveland, NAMI Summit County, and other NAMI Ohio affiliates for the past 20 years. Terry Russell, Executive Director of NAMI Ohio, befriended...

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Ohio Submits 988 Emergency Mental Health Line Plan

Ohio Submits 988 Emergency Mental Health Line Plan

Ohio officials have submitted a plan to the federal government to implement a statewide “988” National Suicide Prevention Lifeline by July 22 this year. The new system “is designed to better connect crisis care services with individuals and families experiencing a...

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COLUMBUS,OH: NAMI Ohio congratulates Judge Joyce A. Campbell for her election as President of the National NAMI Board of Directors. Judge Campbell’s election was announced Saturday at the conclusion of the NAMI National Conference. She was previously first vice...

Video Recordings Now Available from the 2022 Annual Meeting & Conference

Click Here to Re-Watch the Sessions from Friday and Saturday Afternoon

The Ohio Children’s Initiative CANS Information Technology (IT) System has launched for use across Ohio’s child-serving systems

The Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) is pleased to announce that on May 2, the Ohio Children’s Initiative Child and Adolescent Needs and Strengths (CANS) Information Technology (IT) System will launch for use across Ohio’s child-serving systems. We are writing to...

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