NAMI Mass Board Nominations Due Sept. 15th

August 3, 2010 Dear Members of NAMI Massachusetts, At our annual convention in Seekonk on Saturday, October 30, the members of NAMI Massachusetts will elect six members of the state Board of Directors. As chair of the Nominating Committee, I am writing to solicit nominations for the six positions, two of which are at-large, two…

Welcome to the new NAMI Mass website

It has been many weeks in the making and has taken a great deal of time from many people. NAMI Mass has the Boston University Center for Digital Imaging Arts to thank for this wonderful endeavor. Three students in particular Jesse Goldstein, Suzanne Lewis and Nicole McCarthy are responsible for the design and functionality of…

A More Balanced Approach to the Reporting of Suicide in the Media

If you live in Massachusetts, particularly Eastern Mass., you’ve probably been watching TV, listening to the radio or reading the same news stories I have about the “alleged Craigslist killer”, Phillip Markoff, ending his life by suicide. I’d like to extend my condolences to the families and friends of Julissa Brisman, Megan MicAllister and Phillip Markoff.…