What is it?
NAMI Ending the Silence (ETS) for Families is a 60-minute presentation for parents and other primary caregivers of students that helps raise awareness around mental health conditions. The presentation includes a more detailed survey of mental health conditions, including how to talk to your student about mental health as well as work together with school staff should you notice any warning signs at home or school. The goal of NAMI ETS for Families is to educate families about the early warning signs of mental illness and how early recognition and prevention is key to positive outcomes.
Freshman Parents: Your students will be hearing the student presentation January 27th or 28th during Freshman Success. If you would like to review the material before it is presented to your student please attend the Family session. An information form was sent home with your student. You will receive service hours for attending the Family session.