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          NAMI Connection (On Site)

          November 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST
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          November 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST
          Springfield
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          August 7 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm CDT
          Springfield
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          Sat 22

          Neon Night: Run/walk for Suicide Prevention

          August 22 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm CDT
          Springfield

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About Mental Illness

A mental illness is a medical condition that disrupts a person’s thinking, feeling, mood, ability to relate to others and daily functioning.

What is Recovery?

Recovery from serious mental illness is not only possible, but for many people living with mental illness today, probable. The notion of recovery involves a variety of perspectives.

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Or in a crisis, text "NAMI" to 741741

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