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NAMIWalks Northern California

The 2019 NAMIWalks is Saturday May 4th (May the Fourth be with you Day).

9am – Family friendly, fun program (Entertainment & TV coverage)
10 am feel-good, kick-back walk.

William Land Park Village Green
Sacramento, CA
At Sutterville and Freeport.
It’s the lower right hand corner (marked 4) on the map. But the big loop of path – that’s where we walk.

UC Davis Connections Group

Tuesdays, April 2nd – June 4th
6:30-8:00 p.m.

UC Davis Campus, Wellman Hall, Room 3

West Sacramento Family Support Group

New Dates for West Sacramento Family Support Group

Tuesdays,  January 8, February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7 and June 4, 2019
6:15 – 7:45 pm

Meyer Law Offices
1483 Shore Street
West Sacramento, CA 95691

About Anosognosia and I Am Not Sick I Don’t Need Help!

When someone rejects a diagnosis of mental illness, it’s tempting to say that he’s “in denial.” But someone with acute mental illness may not be thinking clearly enough to consciously choose denial. They may instead be experiencing “lack of insight” or “lack of awareness.” The formal medical term for this medical condition is anosognosia, from the Greek meaning “to not know a disease.”

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