Event Details

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: June 7, 2018

Monday Afternoon NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Price: $0.00

Date: June 11, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: June 13, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: June 14, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: June 21, 2018

NAMI Connection Afternoon Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Price: $0.00

Date: June 25, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: June 27, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: June 28, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: July 5, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: July 5, 2018

NAMI Connection Afternoon Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Price: $0.00

Date: July 9, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: July 11, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: July 12, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: July 19, 2018

NAMI Connection Afternoon Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Price: $0.00

Date: July 23, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: July 25, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: July 26, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 2, 2018

NAMI Connection Afternoon Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 6, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: August 8, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: August 8, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 9, 2018

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: August 15, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 16, 2018

NAMI Connection Afternoon Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 20, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: August 22, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: August 22, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 23, 2018

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: August 29, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 30, 2018

NAMI Connection Afternoon Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Price: $0.00

Date: September 3, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: September 5, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: September 5, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: September 6, 2018

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: September 12, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: September 13, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: September 19, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: September 19, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: September 20, 2018

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: September 26, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: September 27, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: October 3, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: October 3, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: October 4, 2018

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: October 10, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: October 11, 2018

Wednesday Evening Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Groups generally meet on a monthly basis but may meet weekly. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants to help and support one another.

What You Should Expect

  • Meets monthly or weekly for 90-minute sessions free of charge.
  • Designed for loved ones (18 and over) of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Facilitated by a trained team of family members of individuals living with mental illness.
  • Confidential — share as much or as little personal information as you want.
  • Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies for your family member.
  • Guided by Principles of Support.

Wednesday night Family Support Group Facilitator: Marilyn Roberts & Kris Klohe
Email: education@namitm.org

Price: $0.00

Date: October 17, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: October 17, 2018

Thursday Evening NAMI Connection Peer Support Group

NAMI Connection is a bi-monthly recovery support group for people living with mental illness in which people learn from each other’s experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding.

Evening Connection Support Groups are held at the Olympia Community Center in downtown Olympia, two blocks West of the transit center.

Price: $0.00

Date: October 18, 2018

NAMI Connection Evening Support Group - Shelton

Connection Recovery Support group is coming to Mason County WEEKLY starting August 8, 2018.When: Every Wednesday Evening
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Where: Mason Transit Center - Downtown Shelton, 601 W. Franklin Street, 1st floorclassroom, follow signs.

For more information contact the NAMI Thurston-Mason office at 360-493-6021, Monday - Friday9:00am - 5:00pm.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators who've been there.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model to ensure you and others in the group have an opportunity to be heard and to get what you need. The groups meet on a bi-weekly, weekly or monthly basis.

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop relationships. The group encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community.

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will help you:

  • See the individual first, not the illness
  • Recognize that mental illnesses are medical illnesses that may have environmental triggers
  • Understand that mental illnesses are traumatic events
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Reject stigma and not tolerate discrimination
  • Not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Work for a better future in a realistic way

Price: $0.00

Date: October 24, 2018