Support While You Shop!
Did you know that your holiday shopping could help to support NAMI Maine’s many statewide programs? If you plan to shop at Amazon this year, consider trying Amazon Smile! Click the link and select “Nami-Maine Incorporated, Augusta” as your charity of choice, and we will receive 0.5% of the proceeds of your purchase.
There are many different ways to support NAMI Maine. From volunteering, donating items to our Waterville Peer Recovery Center, or a monetary contribution – your generosity helps us continue our efforts to advocate, educate, and support all those across the state affected by mental health.
Books, Books, Books
The Waterville Peer Recovery Center needs your help! We are in search of books on mental health related topics. To donate, please send books to: NAMI Maine, 1 Bangor St, Augusta, ME 04330. Click here for a full list of needed items. We truly appreciate your support!
NAMI Maine Progressions
Introducing NAMI Maine’s newest program: Progressions. Completed in 2-hour sessions over six weeks, this course is aimed at young people with emerging mental health concerns and is taught by community members with similar lived experience. In this course, youth learn how to maintain good mental health, recognize signs of stress, anxiety, depression, and bipolar disorder, learn to talk to others about their experience and help peers in similar situations. Click here and request to host a class today – let’s start the conversation!
Please join NAMI Maine in welcoming our new Policy and Quality Assurance Associate, Maggie Priest. Maggie is a recent college graduate with a BA in Political Science and International Studies. Under her role, she is responsible for building partnerships with state and local leaders in order to advocate for the implementation of NAMI Maine’s legislative agenda.
The Maine Association of Psychiatric Physicians will be holding its 12th Annual Spring Program at the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport on April 26-27, 2018. The meeting begins Thursday evening with a reception at 5:00 p.m., dinner at 6:00 p.m. and a 1 1/2 hour program at 6:30 p.m. Dr. Daniel Price will talk about the Epidemiology, Natural Course, and Neurobiology of Borderline Personality Disorder beginning at 6:30 p.m. On Friday, Dr. Price and Dr. John Gunderson will spend the day talking about the Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder: Good Psychiatric Management. Dr. Gunderson is a renowned expert in the field.
The fees vary depend on whether you are a MAPP member, a physician or a non-physician. Residents and medical students may attend free-of-charge, but registration for all is required. Guests are welcome to join us for Thursday night’s dinner but if you bring a guest or are not a MAPP member the fee is $50 to cover the meal.
You can now register for the meeting by check or online using your credit card.
To Register by Mail:
To Register Using a Credit Card or by check:
Please don’t delay as space is limited and this will be a popular program.
Year Around Event (2018) EST
Hilton Garden Inn Freeport
5 Park Street, Freeport