Working to improve the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families
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• Transitions (December 2014) - Information and resources to assist parents in supporting their young adult with a mental illness. Download, here.
• Understanding Psychosis - Resources & Recovery (November 2014) - A resource guide to help young people, parents and loved ones understand warning signs and causes of psychosis, advocacy, evidence based treatment practices and supports available to help get young people back to their lives, work and school. Download, here.
• Mental Health Crisis Planning for Children (May 2014) - Learn to recognized, manage, prevent and plan for your child's mental health crisis. Download, here.
• Juvenile Justice: Advocating for a Child with a Mental Illnesses (March 2014) - Answers questions such as: What if my child is sent to a juvenile detention center? What does my child’s attorney need to know? What can I expect in court? How can I help my child prepare to leave a correctional or treatment facility? How should I handle a mental health crisis? What do I need to know about calling law enforcement? Download, here.
• Children's Psychiatric Hospitalization (June 2013) - What you need to know when a child is hospitalized. Download, here.
• Hope for Recovery: Minnesota's Adult Mental Health Resource Guide (August 2014) - A resource booklet for navigating the mental health system in Minnesota. Download, here.
• Adult Psychiatric Hospitalization (May 2014) - What you need to know when a loved one is hospitalized. Download, here.
• Criminal Justice: Advocating for an Adult with a Mental Illness (March 2014) - For anyone trying to advocate for a person with mental illness who has been arrested, is in jail, or is returning to the community after incarceration. Download, here.
• Mental Health Crisis Planning for Adults (May 2013) - Download, here.
• Understanding the Minnesota Civil Commitment Process (Sept. 2010) - Booklet on dealing with crisis situations, the steps in the process, pre-commitment screening, hospitals and emergency treatment, commitment standards, common questions, and alternatives to commitment. Download, here.
(Single hard copies are available free; multiple copies are available for a small fee. Contact the NAMI office at 651-645-2948.)
NAMI Minnesota's 5-Year Strategic Plan (2013-2018) - Summary is available,