Please tell us about your upcoming mental health and faith-related events.
Notable Upcoming Dates
Sunday school classes on the opiate addiction problem
University Presbyterian Church (UPC)
209 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC
University Presbyterian Church (UPC) is pleased to announce an adult Sunday school series starting January 13 and ending on February 17 on the opioid crisis. The program is open to all and will be held in Vance Barron Hall at UPC from 9:45 am -10:45 am.
1/13 Topic: A Personal Story
Renee Hodges, author of Saving Bobby
1/20 Topic: The response of the courts and pharmacies
Paul Atherton, Drug Treatment Coordinator, Orange County Courts
Ben Urick, UNC Pharmacy Professor
1/27 Topic: Medical Overview
Larry Greenblatt, MD
2/3 Topic: Treatment
Speaker: Shane Phillips, CAST: Duke Center for Adolescent Substance Use Treatment
2/10 Topic: Public policy panel
Speakers: from the following organizations
2/17 Topic: What can we do as a community and as individuals?
Speaker: Cole Van de Water
For FAMILY MEMBERS AND CLOSE FRIENDS of persons living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, Panic Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or Borderline Personality Disorder
This free series of 12 weekly classes is taught by trained NAMI members who have experienced having a loved one with mental illness. In a confidential setting, family members and friends of people with mental illness will learn about:
Chapel Hill Class meets Sundays, January 5-March 23, 2019, 2-4:30 pm
UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont, 100 Sprunt St., Chapel Hill, 27516
Contact: Nancy Brickman at 919-818-8065 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Durham Class meets Tuesdays, Jan. 15-April 2, 2019, from 7pm-9:30 pm
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Road, Durham 27707
Contact: Violette Blumenthal 919-358-6788 or email@example.com
Registration required. Each class limited to 25 persons.
Program sponsored by NAMI-NC, NAMI Durham and NAMI Orange County
NREPP: included in SAMSHA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practice
Family to Family classes do not meet if Public Schools are cancelled all day due to inclement weather.