National Alliance on Mental Illness Berkshire County

NAMI Basics

NAMI BasicsNAMI Basics is an educational program for parents and caregivers of children and teens living with mental illnesses. It covers the “basics” of caring for yourself, for your family and for your child.

  • 6 free of charge sessions, 2½ hours each.
  • Made for parents and caregivers of kids and teens with a mental illness
  • Taught by a team of trained professionals who are family caregivers of someone who developed symptoms of mental illness as a child
  • Relaying the most important and crucial information for caregiving
  • Incorporates presentations, discussions and exercises

Contact us for more information or to register for the class: 413-443-1666 or