NAMI understands the importance of peer support in the recovery journey. Read SAMHSA's Working Definition of Recovery Updated. This page includes resources, classes and support groups for individuals living with mental illness.
Free Education Classes (BRIDGES & Progression)
NAMI Utah offers free education classes for adults and teenagers living with a mental illness.
Free Support Groups (Connection & Mentoring)
NAMI Utah offers free support groups as well as mentoring phone calls for individuals needing resources or someone with whom to talk.
Information on Mental Illness
Learn more about a particular mental health diagnosis and the various types of mental illnesses.
Hear from individuals who have experienced mental illness and continue to navigate the system on their path to recovery.
NAMI Utah supports suicide prevention efforts and promotes recovery.
Health and Wellness (Hearts & Minds)
Mental health and physical health are intertwined; learn how to maintain a healthy lifestyle in all that you do.
The State Youth Council is open to any youth ages 15-25 who want to participate in planning events, learn more about recovery and make a change for other youth with mental health concerns.
Certified Peer Specialists
Learn more about the Certified Peer Specialist program and how you can get involved.
Police Intervention - CIT
Learn more about the police intervention options available to you when your loved one is in crisis or at risk of harming themselves or others.
If you have become involved with the criminal justice system, find out what options may be available to you.
Further information on mental illness and advocacy exists in our community; check out these resources for additional help and support.