This Online NAMI Basics Support Group is for parents and caregivers of young people, under 23 years of age, who are experiencing a mental illness or symptoms. The meetings are led by a trained NAMI Basics team with lived experience raising a child with a mental health condition. They know what you’re going through because they’ve been there too. Family members join a caring group of individuals helping one another by utilizing their collective life experiences and learned wisdom.more » Read More
August 3, 2020 | Daily Herald, The (Everett, WA) | Keith Binkley and Jim Bloss
It is with some sadness that we read The Herald article related to the fear that our local behavioral health care system isn’t ready for the onslaught of cases to come (“Mental health providers brace for forecasted spike in demand,” The Herald, July 5).
Our sadness is two-fold: one, we agree that past budget cuts have crippled our behavioral health care infrastructure and that the situation could get even worse with the forecasted reduced government revenues due to the virus;more » Read More