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Vehicle Donation Program

Did you know that you can donate your old car to benefit NAMI New Mexico?  We have joined with V-DAC to provide a way for you to use your vehicle to provide a tax-deductible donation to help NAMI support individuals living … Continue reading

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NAMI Speaks On Mental Illness

KRQE, Channel 13 in Albuquerque recently ran a news report about a mentally ill man who was on a local business roof and had caused Central Avenue to be shut down for several hours. The station reached out to Marilyn Salzman, NAMI … Continue reading

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Upcoming Family-to-Family Classes

Family-to-Family is 12-week course for family care givers of individuals living with mental illness.  This is an evidence-based NAMI signature program conducted several times a year by NAMI affiliates in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho (NAMI West Side), Santa Fe and NAMI Dona … Continue reading

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Open Letter on Mental Health

Matthew Gutierrez, a senior at South Valley Academy in Albuquerque has developed an open letter on Mental Health in the form of a web site he developed.  This was for his Senior Action Project in which students had to undertake a project … Continue reading

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Google Getting into Mental Health Research

A recent article in the Financial Times relates that Google has hired a Mental Health expert and is getting into brain research.  We can’t post article directly due to copyright issues, but they point out what many of us know … Continue reading

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NAMI Walks New Mexico 2015

NAMI Walks was a huge success!  This year NAMI New Mexico held its annual NAMI Walks fund raiser on May 2nd at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park!  You can see some of the pictures from this event in the slide … Continue reading

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