WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS AND WAYS TO HELP YOUR LOVED ONE?

Come to our education meetings! Our education meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month with the exceptions of April and December. All of our meetings are provided at no charge (no reservations required), open to the public and begin at 7:00 PM at our NAMI offices located in the Butler County Mental Health and Addiction Recovery Services Board building, 5963 Boymel Drive, Fairfield, OH 45014. (Off of Route 4, south of Jungle Jim’s, in same parking lot as Receptions Conference Center.)

NO EDUCATION MEETING IN APRIL

Annual Awards Dinner

Join us on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 6:00 PM at the Courtyard by Marriott in Hamilton as we celebrate and recognize Excellence in Mental Health in Butler County. Tickets are $50. Please RSVP no later than Friday, April 7 to info@nami-bc.org. Include names of all individuals attending, and meal choice of Chicken Florentine, Pesto Salmon or Vegetarian.

May 18, 2017 7:00 PM:

Inmate Mental Health Services at the Butler County Jail

Matt Brashear, CDCA, is the Inmate Services Coordinator at the Butler County Jail with Community Behavioral Health. His goal is not only to prepare the inmates for re-entry into the community by connecting them with the services they need, but it’s to provide a support system for those incarcerated.

 

June 15, 2017  7:00 PM:

Diagnosis and Treatment of OCD

Charles Brady, PhD, ABPP

Join us to find out about how OCD is currently diagnosed and treated. The presentation will help you develop a greater understanding of the biological basis of the disorder and you will learn how both biological and behavioral treatment approaches help a person recover.  Dr. Brady will also discuss how to find an appropriate treatment provider and how to determine an appropriate level of treatment intensity.

Charles F Brady, PhD, ABPP is the Clinical Director of Outpatient Services and Staff Psychologist at Lindner Center of HOPE, OCD/CBT Psychotherapist, and is Associate Professor for the University of Cincinnati’s Department of Psychiatry.