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NAMI Minnesota
800 Transfer Road, #31
Saint Paul, MN 55114

phone: 651-645-2948
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Fact Sheets/Articles

Adults

Anorexia Nervosa
Anxiety Disorders
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Bulimia Nervosa
Common Mental Illnesses in Adults
Depression
Depression and Older Persons
Depression and Pregnancy
Dissociative Disorders
Eating Disorders
Obsessive Compulsive Disorer (OCD)
Panic Disorders
Post Partum Depression
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Schizoaffective Disorders
Schizophrenia
Seasonal Affective Disorder
Suicide
Tardive Dyskinesia
Tourettes Syndrome
Women and Depression

Youth

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Youth
Anorexia Nervosa in Youth
Anxiety Disorders in Youth
Asperger Syndrome
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Bulimia Nervosa in Youth
Child & Adolescent Bipolar Illnesses
Common Mental Illnesses in Children
Concern About a Child or Teens Behavior
Depression in Youth
Dual Diagnosis Issues in Youth
Early Onset Schizophrenia
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in Youth
Suicide in Youth
Tourette's Syndrome in Youth

Medications

Abilify
Adderall
Ativan
Buspar
Celexa
Clozaril
Commonly Prescribed Medications
Cymbalta
Depakote
Effexor
Fanapt
Geodon
Guanfacine
Haldol
Invega
Klonopin
Lamictal
Latuda
Lexapro
Lithium
Luvox
Medications Overview
Paxil
Pristiq
Prolixin
Prozac
Remeron
Risperdal
Ritalin
Saphis
Seroquel
Strattera
Tegretol
Topamax
Trileptol
Vilazodone
Vyvanse
Wellbutrin
Xanax
Zoloft
Zyprexa
Find Medication Fact Sheets from National NAMI.

Treatment

Activity Scheduling
Anger Coping
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - Youth
Crisis Services
Dual Diagnosis & Integrated Treatment
ECT, TMS and other Brain Stimulation Therapies
Exposure Treatment
Giving Commands
How to Participate in Your Mental Health Care
Illness Self Management
Mental Health Crisis Teams
Mental Health Professionals
Parent Monitoring
Parent Praise
Psychoeducation-Child
Psychoeducation-Parent
Psychotherapy
Relaxation
Rewards
TimeOut
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Treatment Settings

About NAMI Minnesota

NAMI for Professionals & Providers
NAMI Programs & Activities
What Is NAMI?

Resources

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Children's Mental Health in America
Coping Tips for Siblings & Adult Children of Persons with a Mental Illness
Dealing with the Criminal Justice System
Getting an Accurate Diagnosis for Your Child
Managing a Child's Mental Health
Ministry, Mental Illness and Faith Communities
Minors' Consent for Health Care
Parenting with Mental Illness in the MN Child Protection System
Patient Prescription Drug Assistance Programs
People with Mental Illness Enrich Our Lives
Personal Care Assistant (PCA)
Planned Lifetime Assistance Network (PLAN)
Respite Care Helps Families
Restrictive Procedures in Schools
School-Linked Mental Health Services
Social Security Benefits
Veterans and Families
What a Difference a Friend Makes
What are Mental Ilnesses?
What Families Can Do If their Child has a Mental Illness

LGBT

Basic Steps Toward LGBT Affirmative Health Practice
Being an Ally for LGBT People
Double Stigma: LGBT People Living with a Mental Illness
GLBT Treatment Disparities
GLBT Terminology
Mental Health Issues Among GLBT People
Mental Health Issues for GLBT People
Mental Health Risk Factors Among GLBT Youth
Suicidal Behavior in LGBT Youth
Tips and Resources for Family & Friends of GLBT People
What GLBT Consumers May Bring to Interactions with the Healthcare System

Housing

Bridges Rental Assistance Housing
Persons with Mental Illness Who are Homeless or Missing: A Guide for Families
Supportive Housing

Employment

Extended Employment Program
Supported Employment

Illnesses
General
Children and Adolescents
Children's Evidence Based Practices Fact Sheet from MN DHS (download only)