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NAMI Pasco hosts support groups for people affected by mental illness

COUNTYWIDE — The Pasco County Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness has planned a free six-session class called NAMI Basics for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents who have mental illnesses. The first session is from 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson. For information or to register, call Georgianna at (727) 277-8059.

NAMI also offers two types of support group meetings at multiple locations each month. One, for family and friends of people who have mental illnesses, meets from 7:30 to 9 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of each month in Conference Room C at Medical Center of Trinity's west campus, 5637 Marine Parkway, New Port Richey; from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the first and third Thursday of each month in the Shoreline Café meeting room at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson; and from 7 to 8:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at the NAMI Pasco Office in Jallo Plaza, 6480 Land O'Lakes Blvd., Land O'Lakes.

The other, for people who have mental illnesses including but not limited to OCD, depression, bi-polar disorder and schizophrenia, meets from 7:30 to 8 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at the NAMI Pasco Office in Jallo Plaza, and from 7:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays in Conference Room C at Medical Center of Trinity's west campus. For information about any of the support groups, call (727) 992-9653.

NAMI Pasco hosts support groups for people affected by mental illness 08/27/14 [Last modified: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 4:07pm]
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