NAMI - for Families of Children and Adolescents


Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night is an evening event hosted by NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) to give parents of children living with mental health challenges a time to connect with those who have been there and receive resources. Children will enjoy a variety of fun activities throughout the evening related to health and well-being.

Tuesday, April 30, 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Davanni’s Party Room, Eagan
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Parent Education Night: Anxiety in Children

Deepen your understanding of the features of anxiety in children with a brief overview of the diagnosis and its impact on the brain. Parents, caregivers, and educators will learn to identify the different ways children display symptoms of anxiety. Learn practical strategies for helping your child cope with anxious thoughts and manage behavioral symptoms.

Tuesday, April 23, 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Inver Glen Library, Inver Grove Heights
 Register here.

Parent Education Night – Trauma in Childhood: Building Resiliency

The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) has given us new insights into the impact of trauma on individuals and communities. During this fast paced presentation, discover how adverse experiences can shape our lives and that of our children. Learn strategies to help you and your child become more resilient despite any challenges you may have experienced.

Tuesday, May 7, 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Wentworth Library, West St. Paul
Register here.