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Persons served by the Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities (ACBDD) and the mental illnesses from which they suffer. David Sincoff Behavioral Specialist, Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities Apr 4, 2015
An Ombudsman’s Job Helping Persons with Mental Illnesses and Their Loved Ones Neal Edgar Ombudsman for Mental Health America Mar 16, 2015
Struggles with mental illness and working to help peers Sarah Spitz President of Active Minds, Emory University Feb 2, 2015
A Congressman’s fight for mental health reform Dr. Tim Murphy Congressman for the 18 District of Pennsylvania and author of HR3717, a comprehensive bill aimed at helping persons with mental illness and their families Nov 6, 2014
Mental Health First Aid Courses Bryan Gibb Director of Public Education at the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare Nov 27, 2011
The three free night courses that NAMI Athens offers people in recovery and persons with loved ones with mental illness Janet Polzer Member of the Board of Directors of both NAMI Athens and NAMI Ohio Feb 27, 2011
Life with a Mom with paranoid schizophrenia Anika Francis MA in Education/Instructional designer Jan 30, 2011
The work of NAMI Ohio on behalf of the mentally ill and their families James Mauro CEO NAMI Ohio Jun 22, 2008
Living with multiple diagnoses (bipolar and borderline personality) and re-entering the workforce Maureen Boals Recovery assistant, Columbiana Health and Recovery Services Nov 29, 2006
The Gathering Place Scott Krepps Executive Director of  The Gathering Place, Athens drop in center for those with mental illness Sep 27, 2006
Family-to-Family: NAMI’s free night course for persons with loved ones with mental illness Janet Polzer and Anne Walker NAMI Athens members and NAMI course instructors Sep 11, 2006
Surviving the manic episode of a loved one Judy Eron Author:  What Goes Up: Surviving the Manic Episode of a Loved One Aug 30, 2006
NAMI’s Hand-to-Hand courses Anna Nagy and Dee Zesiger NAMI activists and trained instructors Feb 22, 2006
NAMI’s Family-to-Family Courses Anne Walker and Janet Polzer NAMI Athens members and NAMI course instructors Jan 25, 2006
The Athens Photographic Project Elise Sanford and Karen Nulf Project founder (Sanford), and retired chair and founder of Graphics Design Dept at Ohio University (Nulf) Dec 29, 2004