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We meet every second and fourth Thursday of the month for support group. Group runs from 7-9 p.m. at the Brighton First United Methodist Church, 400 East Grand River, Brighton. Family members and those with mental illness are welcome; we split into two groups.
Fall Dates: 9/10, 9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/12
Call Barb at 810-231-6011 for more information. If we need to cancel due to weather, Barb will send out a cancellation email by 3 pm the day of support group.
Also, ask about our Family-To-Family Programs
Family Support Group 7 pm – 9 pm Connection Support Group 7 pm – 8:15 pm
NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 10-session educational program for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. These classes are taught by a trained team of people who’ve been there, the program includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises. Everything is confidential, and NAMI never recommends a specific medical therapy or treatment approach. What You’ll Gain This in-person group experience provides the opportunity for mutual support and positive impact. You can experience compassion and reinforcement from people who relate to your experiences. Through your participation, you have the opportunity to help others grow. This is a confidential place to learn from shared experiences in an environment of sincere, uncritical acceptance. Recovery is a journey, and there is hope for all people living with mental illness. NAMI Peer-to-Peer helps you: Create a personalized relapse prevention plan Learn how to interact with health care providers Develop confidence for making decisions and reducing stress Stay up-to-date on mental health research Understand the impact of symptoms on your life Access practical resources on how to maintain your journey toward recovery