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National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

 (NAMI)
a national self-help and advocacy group composed of persons with mental illness and their family members. Its work includes developing new treatment approaches and advocating problems to legislators and the public.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

NAMI

National Alliance on Mental Illness.
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Chief Executive Officer of NAMI Sergey Gaysin said: 'At the suggestion of Russian Helicopters, NAMI specialists eagerly began to work on the luxury version of the Ansat helicopter.
Nami is also a popular winter destination and the key setting for another favorite Korean drama, Winter Sonata.
Nurses are in an ideal situation to spread awareness about NAMI resources and are encouraged to become involved.
Community & corporate fundraisers to benefit NAMI NH are a great way to get involved and help support us.
Dr.Ismail Nami further said that despite all these plus points associated with Homeopathy the general state of affair is not appreciable, that is due to ignorance at public sector level and substandard educational level of teaching institutions either supervised by National Council for Homeopathy or affiliating universities.
Sources: nami.org; mentalhealthamerica.net; apb.org
The National Association on Mental Illness (NAMI) has excellent information that is specific to depression and postpartum depression and also includes integrating many of the experiences of loneliness, fear of stigma, feeling isolated even from God--all within the context of a spiritual journey.
THE Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (also known as TRNC or Northern Cyprus) would like to deepen its commercial, cultural and social ties with Qatar for mutual benefit, which would also contribute to reducing the country's relative isolation and support its people's efforts for self-determination, according to the country's Foreign Minister Ozdil Nami.
The NAMI Connection Recovery Support Groups (free, confidential and peer-facilitated) are an important resource, as is Peer-to-Peer, a 10-session educational program taught by individuals in recovery.
HYDERABAD -- Eminent Homeopathic doctor Farouk Ismail Nami Thursday said that Homeopathy is a separate system of medicine which does not have the side effects, associated with many orthodox medicines.
KKTC Foreign Minister Euzdil Nami said last week that the Turkish side does not want to waste time with debates over determining a new name for the UN envoy; instead, he argued, the UN secretary-general or one of his aides could personally weigh in to speed up the process.
Communications Minister Mohammad-Hassan Nami announced the start of the service and said every Iranian would be assigned an email address.