Local NAMI Chapter to Take More Active Stance in Mental Health Care Advocacy

The issue of mental health has taken a back seat for decades in the Virgin Islands (VI), but recent concerns raised by local residents during the political campaign season brought it to the forefront. Several candidates on St. Croix used their campaigns to focus on mental health, and two of them, Senator-elect Alicia Barnes and Senator-elect... Continue Reading →

Local Organization Takes Family-to-Family Approach Addressing Mental Illness

Aminah Saleem said she knew she had hit on something big when she first learned about NAMI and the support it provides for caregivers of people with mental illness. “When I saw the Family to Family class, I thought, wow this is great. This is a class that will train other family members who have loved... Continue Reading →

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