Category Archives: 2013 Gala

Free August 2014 Education Meeting: Youth’s Film on Addiction and Recovery

Substance Abuse Prevention

Free August 2014 Education Meeting

NAMI Pasco is partnering with North Tampa Behavioral Health and the Pasco County Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention

Join us on Monday, August 4, 2014 for a screening of the 30-minute documentary, “Eternal High,” written and directed by teenager Bryce Mackie. Bryce details his experience with addiction, depression, suicide, and recovery.

Screening to be followed by a Q & A with Chrissie Parris, Coalition Coordinator, Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention, Pasco County. Bryce received the National Welcome Back Award for De-Stigmatization and his film received the SAMSHA Honorable Mention Voice Award for raising awareness of mental health issues.

Download the flyer here.
Date Monday, August 4, 2014
Time 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location North Tampa Behavioral Health
29910 Florida State Road 56
Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

Registration not required but helpful as we plan for this event.

To RSVP by Friday, August 1, go to the Contact page. 

Hope to see you on August 4!  

New Free Peer-to-Peer Course Begins in Fall!

p2plogoredNAMI Pasco’s Peer-to-Peer is a free recovery-focused educational program for adults aiming to establish and maintain wellness in response to mental health challenges.

10 two-hours sessions begin September 5. Everything you need to know is available in our brochure:  Peer-to-Peer_2014. You can also find the information here on our “Classes” page, just scroll down a little.

Register by calling (727) 992-9653. Leave a message and a Peer-to-Peer mentor will call you back.notalone_side

Six New “Connection” Facilitators

NAMI Pasco Is Living Its Mission to Deliver
Outreach, Education, and Advocacy to Its Community

Last weekend NAMI Pasco participated in notalone_side

a new session of Connection Recovery Support Group training. The results? Six newly certified Rosie Riveterfacilitators to help us meet our education mandate. As Gloria Strother, our affiliate president so eloquently offered, “NAMI Pasco is extremely fortunate to have such passionate, capable, and enthusiastic individuals who are giving of their time to help others. I’m very proud. I can’t thank each of them enough!”

You go girls (and boys!) We can do it!


Free Family-to-Family Course Scheduled!


FREE course for family members, friends and significant others of an adult who may be suffering with any of the following:

Major Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder,Panic Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Co-occurring Brain Disorders, Addictive Disorders

Download our flyer for all the specifics!
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people_helping_peopleSign-up early for class that runs from August 8 – October 24, 2014

Class size is limited.