Program Type:Health & Wellness
Age Group:Ages 18+ (Adults)
This interactive presentation provides insight into what it’s like to live with mental illness, dispels stigma, and identifies opportunities for hope. Led by two adults living with mental health conditions, the In Our Own Voice session includes personal stories and opportunities for discussion. The presentation is designed as a safe place to ask questions and gain understanding of an often-misunderstood topic. Each In Our Own Voice presentation is a unique experience, built around the presenter's personal experience with mental health and community questions brought to the discussion.
Presented by NAMI Howard County. National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. NAMI operates at the national, state, and local levels to provide support, education and advocacy. NAMI Howard County has served the residents of our community with free programs since 1979. Learn more at namihowardcounty.org.