NAMI Westside Resumes Education Nights

June 25, 6:30-8:30 PM:


Please join us to hear Kate Bunch, owner of Trauma Treatment Center, review the myriad of ways trauma impacts children’s emotional, psychological and physical well-being, as well as attachment and ability to co-regulate with caregivers.  She will introduce us to Herman’s Triphasic Model of trauma recovery and the Attachment, Regulation and Competence Framework.  Also, we will hear about the role of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EDMR) and Theraplay.

Kate Bunch is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in the state of New Mexico.  She is also a Registered Play Therapist (RPT) and Endorsed Infant Mental Health provider (IMHE-III).  She is currently working towards completing her EMDR certification and is a member of the New Mexico Association for Play Therapy and the Association to Prevent Sexual Harm by Youth.

Please Join us Tuesday, June 25, 6:30-8:30 PM

NAMI Westside Education Night


Sandoval Regional Medical Center
3rd Floor Conference Room
3001 Broadmoor Blvd NE
Rio Rancho

Questions: (505) 990-2292 or (505) 203-7179

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July 6:

Kassy’s Kruz-In Annual Car Show: Bringing Awareness to Perinatal Depression and Anxiety.

July 6, 4-8 p.m. at Ventana Ranch Park, 10000 Universe Blvd NW, Albuquerque 87114.

For flier and details, click here!

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Stress-Busting for Family Caregivers

Do you provide care for a loved one with a chronic illness? Join New Mexico Direct Caregivers Coalition for “Stress-Busting for Family Caregivers,” a multi-component program that meets 90 minutes/week for 9 weeks. Offered at three locations in Albuquerque starting June 18, registration is required. Please refer to the flier for contact information.

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NAMI-NM at the Roundhouse!

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Throughout 2019: Family-to-Family

NAMI-Westside, the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, offers a 12-week Family-to-Family Education Program throughout the year. For more information on our next class or to be put on our wait list please contact Marianne Wright at 505-990-2292 or by email to Or, learn more here…

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Breaking The Silence/New Mexico!

BTS/NM has reached over 10,000 students since beginning presentations in schools. Check out their December 2018 newsletter and learn of their successes!

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Impact of Family Support

Check out these useful articles about the impact of family support.

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Needed: Volunteers

As NAMI Westside increases public awareness and programs, Volunteers are greatly appreciated and needed. Please call us for details: (505) 203-7179.

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FREE NAMI Home Front Online Course

NAMI Home Front is a free six-session class for family, friends and significant others of military service members and veterans. The class …. LEARN MORE here…

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Mary Giliberti Appointed to FSMICC

NAMI Chief Executive Officer Mary Giliberti has been selected to serve as a non-federal member of the Department of Health and Human Service’s Interdepartmental Serious Mental Illness Coordinating Committee.  Read more…

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