NAMI: Mental Health Story

May is mental health month, but for those of us living with mental illness, every month is mental health month. I started experiencing signs of mental illness from a young age. My name is Matt, I am 15 years old, and I live with Bipolar. When I was 11, I started having insomnia. This went … Continue reading NAMI: Mental Health Story

NAMI: Mental Health Month

The month of May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The National Alliance on Mental Illness and NAMI Appalachian South would like to thank the Fontana Regional Library, as together we spread awareness of Mental Illness during this month. NAMI, is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization. We provide advocacy, education, support and public awareness … Continue reading NAMI: Mental Health Month

Picturing Mental Health

May is Mental Health Month across the country. In our libraries, you can view displays, attend programs, and check out books and videos related to mental health. One place you might not think to look for mental health resources is the picture book section of your library. But there are amazing, wonderful picture books that … Continue reading Picturing Mental Health