Basics of Mental Illness, presented by NAMI

  • 1111 Porter Ave | Des Moines, IA 50315
  • Presented By: NAMI
  • Dates: April 24, 2019
  • Location: South Side Library
  • Start/End Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Price: FREE
  • Overview

    Mental illness affects nearly one in four people, including roughly 600,000 Iowans. Join us to learn about the major types of mental illnesses from Gary W. Rasmussen, M.S., associate director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Greater Des Moines. NAMI aims to provide support, educate, and end the stigma of living with mental illness. Rasmussen will share anecdotes from his professional career and answer questions you may have on finding help and support for yourself, friends, and family.