NAMI has launched an ongoing docuseries that highlights perspectives on mental health across backgrounds and communities. Through candid and courageous stories of lived experience, these mental health champions share their resilience and recovery, emphasizing the importance of culture and identity in the mental health movement.
Discovering My Superpower
This documentary features NAMI Ambassador A.J. Mendez, author, advocate and former World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) wrestler. Hear her mental health advice to Latinx families and learn why she believes her bipolar disorder is a gift.
The 2020 NAMI Florida Annual Meeting & Conference is now the “All Together Now” Virtual Speaker Series. It will kick off on September 12 and continue each month through February 2021. Stay tuned for more details!
NAMI Hillsborough, the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, announced the appointment of Natasha A. Pierre as Executive Director, effective July 1, 2020. She is the first to hold the position for the affiliate since its inception in 1987.
Pierre is a professional speaker, author, and life and career coach. She served as the vice president of NAMI Hillsborough’s Board of Directors since June 2019, and she brings to the role 20 years of lived experience,