This video will be available for viewing until June 5, 2020.
On May 5, 2020, APA Chicago, in partnership with NAMI Chicago held a webinar to discuss the importance of mental health and wellness especially in the face of uncertainty. Kasey Franco, NAMI Chicago's Director of Training & Education lead our discussion and gave insight into the Recovery Framework Model, managing COVID-19 and other stressors related to uncertainty, how to be supportive to others, and creating your wellness plan exercise. Frederick Walter Nitsch an artist living and working in Chicago then shared his story of living with and managing mental illness daily. His story encourages all who struggle with their mental health.
- Kasey Franco, NAMI Chicago Mental Health Awareness Slides (606 KB)
- Kasey Franco, transcript of presentation (coming soon)