Classes

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Classes are Free of Charge to Participants and Attendees              Please call NAMI Pasco’s Information & Referral line at
(727) 992-9653 for updates on class schedules not listed here. You can also download our Pasco Affiliate Brochure with information on our variety of classes and resources.


NAMI_connection_rgbOur Connection Recovery Support Group is a recovery support program for adults living with mental illness in which people learn from each others’ experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding. Take a minute to view our video on NAMI Connection to learn more.

NAMI Pasco Connection Recovery Support Groups meet regularly at the following locations. The Pasco affiliate is in the process of training additional Connection facilitators to add more recovery support group meeting locations where peers can gather for all-important support. Stay tuned. 

Wednesdays
7 to 8:30 PM
Medical Center of Trinity
West Pasco Campus
Conference Room
5637 Marine Parkway
New Port Richey, FL
(727) 834-4000
Every 1st and 3rd Saturday
of the month

11:30 AM – 1 PM

STAY TUNED: 

 

Beginning Thursday, August 6,
2015, this
Connection group will
meet WEEKLY every Thursday
evening from 7 – 8:30 PM

Prevention Counseling Center
13743 U.S. 98 Bypass
Dade City, FL
Contact Shelley Westrater (352) 556-9849
Download a NAMI Pasco
NEW Dade City Connection flyer here 
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday
of the month

11:30 AM – 1 PM
 

 

STAY TUNED:


The lunchtime Connection group
will beginWednesday, July 29,
2015 and
meet every 2nd and
4th
Wednesday of the month
from 11:30 AM – 1PM

6913 Hills Drive
Club House
New Port Richey, FL 34653
Just off Massachusetts Avenue
in New Port Richey

Download a lunchtime Connection flyer

 

Bus Route 14 stops at Hills Drive
and Massachusetts Avenue
For more information contact
Pasco County Public Transportation:
(727) 834-3322

 

Family Support GroupNAMIFSG

A peer-facilitated group targeted toward helping family, friends, and caregivers who have a loved one with a mental illness. This confidential support group takes its strength and effectiveness from sharing experiences, compassion, and understanding.

Family Support Groups meet at three separate community locations:

Atonement Lutheran Church Sanctuary
29617 State Road 54
Wesley Chapel, FL.  33543
(727) 992-9653
1st & 3rd Tuesday
of Every Month

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Regional Medical Center,
Bayonet Point

Shoreline Cafe Meeting Room
14000 Fivay Road
Hudson, FL
(727) 819-2929
1st & 3rd Thursday
of Every Month

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Medical Center of Trinity
West Pasco Campus
Conference Room
5637 Marine Parkway
New Port Richey, FL
(727) 834-4000
2nd & 4th Monday
of Every Month

7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

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SIGN UP BY JULY 10, 2015 FOR THE NEXT
FREE PEER-TO-PEER COURSE!

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Join NAMI Pasco for the Free, 10-Week Education Course

 

mental_disordersWhat’s Peer-to-Peer Recovery Education About?

It’s a unique, experiential learning program for people with any form of mental illness interested in establishing and maintaining wellness and recovery. Our free10-week course for Individuals with a mental illness is taught by two trained NAMI Pasco peers. ______________________

CLASS LIMIT: 20 PARTICIPANTS. RESERVE YOUR SPOT BY FRIDAY JULY 10 AT WWW.NAMIPASCO/ CONTACT/
OR CALL (727) 992-9653

Download a Peer-to-Peer flyer

Begins Thursday, July 23, 2015 from 10AM to 12 Noon

Medical Center of Trinity West Campus
Conference Room C
5637 Marine Parkway
New Port Richey, FL 34652

Class held every Thursday, ending September 24, 2015

Find out more about how others have coped with stigma, fear, and much more in our Peer-to-Peer outreach video.


 

Basics

NAMI Basics is the new signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. It is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental Illness prior to the age of 13 years. All instruction and course materials are free to class participants.

Our NAMI Basics outreach video gives viewers a sample of what to expect, how to break away from loneliness and confusion. “A knowledgeable parent is an effective parent,” as one of our interviewees says.


f2flogopurpleThe 12-week Family-to-Family course is designed for family caregivers of individuals with severe mental illnesses that discusses the clinical treatment of these illnesses and teaches the knowledge and skills that family members need to cope more effectively. We also offer this same coursework for families of U.S. Veterans, which includes an additional module on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Explore our Family-to-Family tribute.