In Our Own Voice

In Our Own Voice

Nami's In Our Own Voice is a 60 minute presentation that provides a personal perspective of mental illness, as presenters with lived experience talk openly about what it’s like to live with a mental health condition. Designed to change attitudes, assumptions and stereotypes about people with mental health conditions.

In Our Own Voice

Nami's In Our Own Voice is a 60 minute presentation that provides a personal perspective of mental illness, as presenters with lived experience talk openly about what it’s like to live with a mental health condition. Designed to change attitudes, assumptions and stereotypes about people with mental health conditions.

Sign Up Today!

New - In Person Family to Family Class starting March 27, 2022.
Please submit the registration form below and your teacher will contact you to confirm your seat in the class.

Register

This Presentation Provides

The group setting of NAMI Family-to-Family provides mutual support and shared positive impact—experience compassion and reinforcement from people who understand your situation. Sharing your own experience may help others in your class. In the program, you'll learn about:

  • An opportunity to hear open and honest perspectives on a highly misunderstood topic
  • A chance to ask leaders questions, allowing for a deeper understanding of mental health conditions and dispelling of stereotypes and misconceptions
  • The understanding that people with mental health conditions have lives enriched by hopes, dreams and goals
  • Information on how to learn more about mental health and get involved with the mental health community

What People Are Saying

“Amazing presentation with amazing presenters! You 100% erased any stigma I used to associate with mental illness.”
-Audience member

“Several of the mental health staff stated that they saw recovery as a real option—for the first time ever.”
-Audience member

“Presenting this program is the single most effective thing I am doing to maintain my mental health. Time after time, I see the audience respond with curiosity and interest. I know I am changing the face of mental illness and that I have transformed my pain into the power to make a difference.”
-IOOV Program Leader

solid white facebook icon
solid white instagram icon
solid white twitter icon
solid white linkedin icon
solid white NAMI Jacksonville logo

OUR MISSION
The mission of NAMI Jacksonville is to support and improve the quality of life for family members and those living with mental illness.

NAMI Jacksonville Florida
40 E. Adams St., Ste. LL05
Jacksonville, FL 32202

NEED HELP IN CRISIS?
CALL: 904-724-7782
EMAIL:  HELPLINE@NAMIJAX.ORG

© 2022 NAMI Jacksonville   |   All Rights Reserved