By Ryder Davis Nearly one year ago, schools across the United States, and the world over, transitioned to online learning in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the ensuing months and semesters, a growing number of students have faced
Please join us for our next Janis Black Warner Speaker Series installment on Wednesday, March 3 at 7 pm PT. This month, we will feature a panel of five diverse peer speakers who will share their experiences living with mental
Each year the mental health community comes together to put a spotlight on eating disorders for National Eating Disorders Awareness Month. Now more than ever, we need to make sure we address and treat those affected. The National Eating Disorders
One of our board members, Sarah Haufrect, wrote a post for Psychology today about taking our NAMI Westside LA Family-to-Family class and learning how a one-page summary of your loved one’s health history can prepare you for a crisis and
For National School Counselors Week, NAMI WLA Program Director Tim Davis held an Instagram Live discussion with LA area counselor Yelena Ginko about educating and engaging students on mental health, and bringing our Ending the Silence program to area students.
By Britt Turpack Those who have been following my journey know the positive impact Angela Manuel Davis has made on my life. She’s a great life teacher of mine and the person who crystallized the importance of having positive role
From NAMI: As the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization, the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) congratulates President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on their inauguration today. NAMI looks forward to working with the new administration to build better
Join us for an new edition of our Check-Up from the Neck Up online series on our Instagram Live Friday, January 22 at 1:30 pm PT, for a conversation with our Bitt Turpack and Alanna Martella (Instagram: @alannamartella).
Our Janis Black Warner Speaker Series for February 2021 will feature Baron L. Miller, author of “Laws We Need to Know: Understanding Rules and Programs for Persons with Mental Illness,” Join us February 3, at 7 pm PT to hear
Join us on December 21st for an Instagram Live performance by NAMI West LA Ending the Silence presenter and a NAMI National ambassador, Brooke Johnson.