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Movie Mondays – Perks of Being a Wildflower, Sept. 28, 4:30 P.M.

September 25, 2020

Pop your corn and grab your favorite theatre candy and dish on movies with a mental health theme. Join NAMI film lovers: Community Educator Kay King and Volunteer Coordinator Jasara Rosendahl (the Siskell and Ebert of mental illnesses) for Movie Mondays on Zoom. Perks of Being a Wildflower with Emma Watson and Ezra Miller is more »

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Virtual Walk to Raise Mental Health Awareness

September 18, 2020

Since 2007 NAMIWalks Minnesota has brought thousands of people together each fall to raise awareness about mental illnesses, celebrate hope and support the efforts of NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) to provide education, support and advocacy for children and adults with mental illnesses and their families. This year’s NAMIWalks was considerably different but more »

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Early Voting in Minnesota Begins Friday, Sept. 18

September 16, 2020

The General Election will take place on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Early absentee voting begins Friday, September 18, 2020, in person or by mail. Find your county election office and where to vote early in person. Find out how to vote early by mail. Request an absentee ballot. More information on absentee voting in Minnesota more »

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Hopeful Minds Curriculum Is Now Available for Free

September 14, 2020

Hopeful Minds is a new curriculum project developed by iFred, the International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression. The curriculum is based on research that suggests hope is a teachable skill. The curriculum aims to equip students, educators, and parents with the tools they need to find and maintain hope even during the most more »

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Online Survey About Psychosis and Traumatic Experiences

September 6, 2020

This study is an anonymous online survey about psychosis and traumatic experiences. The goal of this study is to learn how traumatic events may contribute to developing psychosis, and how experiencing psychosis may cause trauma. The goal of this study is to increase our understanding of the relationship between psychosis and trauma by learning directly more »

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Survey on Your Experiences with Telehealth

September 1, 2020

Providers, insurers and health systems are evaluating the effectiveness of telehealth. Even the Department of Human Services is looking at it. NAMI Minnesota recently created a Survey to hear from you – people with mental illnesses and their families – about how telehealth has worked for you. We especially want to hear from people who more »

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NAMI Minnesota Covid-19 Resources

As COVID-19 continues to spread in Minnesota, and with deep concern for the health of our staff, volunteers and the people we serve, NAMI Minnesota has shutdown its office but continues to operate remotely. By practicing social distancing we are all doing our part to help slow the spread of the virus and prevent our more »

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Study on Depression, Anxiety and Environmental Stimuli

August 12, 2020

A doctoral student in Clinical Psychology at the University of North Dakota is conducting a research project to look at how people with anxiety and depressive symptoms attend to information in their environment. This study will help to understand the relationship between psychological processes and mental health symptoms, which will ultimately allow researchers to devise more »

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NAMIWalks Minnesota DIT (“Do It Together”) Walk Kickoff Video

August 11, 2020

This year’s NAMIWalks Minnesota organizers share creative ways you can form a team, join a team or participate individually or just with family members and friends in this year’s Do It Together NAMIWalks.  Share hope, and help support the state’s largest grassroots mental health advocacy celebration, now in it’s 14th Year.  NAMI Minnesota’s tireless work more »

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