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2013-11-20 08:29:26

ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) has launched a new national program to educate high school students about mental illness. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100216/NAMILOGO ) "NAMI Ending the Silence" features individuals and family members whose lives have been affected by mental illness, who visit high schools to provide "real-life" perspectives based on personal experiences. Free 50-minute presentations are...

2013-01-07 20:22:37

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) announced today that Executive Director Michael Fitzpatrick chose not to renew his contract which expired in December. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100216/NAMILOGO) Fitzpatrick will continue his strong and successful tenure until the end of 2013 in order to ensure a smooth leadership transition. "When Michael took over as NAMI's chief...