The NAMI Mercer Board gathered for their annual retreat on September 9th at Princeton University, hosted by Coleen Burrus. Kacy O'Brien facilitated a discussion to identify strategic priorities for the next three years. These, along with a staff-developed business plan and the Strategy Screening Tool developed at last year's retreat, will provide our Strategic Plan through 2021.
The Overcoming Social Anxiety Workshop will meet on Wednesday, beginning March 13th and extending through May 1st, 6-8 pm at The NAMI Mercer Center. This workshop is peer-led and introduces proven techniques and tools that help guide a person toward better management of social anxiety or extreme shyness and a healthier lifestyle. Registration information will be forthcoming.
The Parent Support Network, offers a confidential informal forum for parents/caregivers of youth (under age 24) to share experiences and resources. Upcoming meeting dates are Monday, January 21st, February 18th, and March 18th at 7:00 pm at The NAMI Mercer Center. Please register on the Parent Support Network page of the website.