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We are an organization comprised of families and consumers facing similar challenges. Find out more about the resources we have available.
We organize or work with other organizations to carry out a number of special projects in the region.
NAMI-Athens is composed mainly of folks in the Athens area whose families have been touched by mental illness. We have come together to help each other and our community.
Events
Speaker Series - Andrew and Stephanie Downing 08/31/2017

Family to Family starting September 5 09/05/2017 - 11/14/2017

News

Another big stigma busting Memorial Day Ceremony on the Ridges

For over a decade, NAMI Athens and the Ridges Cemeteries Committee have been organizing Memorial Day Ceremonies at the old Mental Hospital Cemeteries on the Ridges. The purpose is to stigma-bust – to underscore the… Read More

Adam-Amanda Rehabilitation Center

Athens to lead the State with prototype post-hospitalization rehabilitation facility, the Adam-Amanda Rehabilitation Center. More

2017 Speaker Series

Once again NAMI will have some important speakers in 2017. More .

Important new techniques to prevent schizophrenia and treat previously untreatable forms of depression

In the last year, some very innovative research has led to remarkable new – and relatively simple techniques – to deal with two major disorders. First, very important to prospective parents who either suffer from… Read More