Family to Family
Do you have a family member who is living with a mental illness? NAMI Santa Cruz County offers a free, 12 week Family to Family class designed to help you understand and support your loved one, while maintaining your well being.
This class is open to family members, friends, and caregivers of an individual living with a mental illness. There is an enrollment limit of 20 due to classroom size.
The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a free 12-week course for family members of individuals with severe mental illnesses that discusses the clinical treatment of these illnesses and teaches the knowledge and skills that family members need to cope more effectively.
What does the course include?
Class Interest List Request
“Family members who take the NAMI Family-to-Family course are better equipped to work with mental health clinicians in a collaborative manner. My bottom-line recommendation? Take this course. It will help you learn to cope successfully with a major challenge in your life, and that, in turn, will help your loved one as he or she works toward recovery.”