Information Meetings

On the second Monday of every other month NAMI Santa Fe hosts an education meeting open to the general public FREE of charge.

Guest speakers range from the Department of Health and Human Services, to the director of Psychiatry at the County Detention Center, or private practitioners who give us advice of self-care and stress-reduction techniques. Please scroll down to find out about our upcoming information meetings:

Note: all info meetings are held at 6pm at NAMI Santa Fe Headquarters, 313 Camino Alire, Unit 307

MARCH
3/12 – Patient Confidentiality and Getting the Information Families Need, 6:00 PM
Featuring: Professor Deb Altschul, UNM Psychiatry Dept.

APRIL
4/9 – Genetics and Molecular Mechanism for Schizophrenia, 6:00 PM
Featuring: Professor Nora Perrone-Bizzozero, UNM   Psychiatry Dept.

MAY
5/14 – Preparing a Safety Plan for someone with a Mental Illness Diagnosis, 6:00 PM
Featuring: Molly Brack, Director, Agora Crisis Center

JUNE
6/11 – Common Substances of Abuse with Co-Occurring Citizens, 6:00 PM
Featuring: Mathias Stricherz, DOH

JULY
7/9 – Early Psychosis, 6:00 PM
Featuring: Professor Caroline Bonham, Vice-Chair, UNM Psychiatry Dept.

AUGUST
8/13 – What to Expect when you Call 911 for a Mental Health Crisis in Santa Fe, 6:00 PM
Featuring: SFPD Chief Andrew Padilla, SF County Sherif Adan Mendoza, RECC Director Ken Martinez, and SFFD MIHO Director Andres Mercado

SEPTEMBER
9/10- When to Seek Help form a Mental Health Specialist for Your Child, 6:00 PM
Featuring: Professor Kristina Sowar, UNM Psychiatry Dept.

OCTOBER
10/8 – Traumatic Brain Injury
Featuring: Professor David Quinn, UNM Psychiatry Dept., 6:00 PM

NOVEMBER
11/12 – Treating Mental Illness with CBD Oil, 6:00 PM
Speaker TBA

DECEMBER
12/10 – NAMI Santa Fe Holiday Party, 5:30 PM
Join us as we Celebrate 2019!