NAMI Minnesota Class Videos


NAMI Minnesota videos on YouTube (click) and Vimeo (click).

Mental Illness in Children (2008, 3:30), here.

How NAMI Minnesota’s Web Connect Support Group Works, (2018, 1:10), here.

Stepping Up – Produced by NAMI Minnesota for Dakota County to create awareness on how the criminal justice system intersects with people with mental illnesses (2016, 11:49), here.

How to Help- Caring for Patients with a Mental Illness (2014, 8:56), here.

40 Years: Stories of Hope, Voices for Change (2017, 11:02) here.

Stories of Recovery (2014, 6:44), here.

Jail Discharge Planning: Ending the Cycle of Recidivism (2010, 36:45), here.

Keeping Families Together -Understanding the Legal and Family Perspectives on Voluntary Placement (2008, 39:29), here.  Closed captioned version, here.

Coming Home: Supporting Your Soldier (Dec. 2007), here.

Hope for Recovery: Understanding Mental Illness (2005), here.



Mental Health Crisis Planning for Families (English, 14:18)
Please take the short survey at the end of the video.


Mental Health Crisis Planning for Families (Spanish, 15:57)
Please take the short survey at the end of the video.


  • “Understanding Depression, Hope Through Treatment” – English (click) or Spanish (click).  These videos were produced and translated by a team consisting of Co-Hosts James J. Jordan, MD, psychiatrist, and Mary P. Hanson, MSW, LISW, Social Work Consultant and host/producer of The Mary Hanson Show. Luis Rojas, psychologist, is the Translation Project Director and CEO of Rojas Spanish Language. Nancy Kaiser is the Project Executive Assistant, and Greg Cassidy is our consulting editor.
  •  Self-Care in College – 6 minutes