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NAMI Omaha is a non-profit organization composed of consumers, family members, professionals, and friends who have come together to share and take comfort in the commonality of their experiences and to educate members of their communities about serious brain disorders. Along with education and support, NAMI Omaha actively advocates at the local, state and national levels to improve the services, and the lives of those affected by mental illness, and their families.

NAMI Omaha has been supporting, educating and advocating for consumers, family members and professionals in Cass, Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties since 1986.

Monthly Affiliate Meeting Update (Note: this replaces a veteran's issues panel which will be re-scheduled for a later date.)


Topic: Gratitude and Resilience, an inspirational message by
Belinda Rechtenbach, Certified Life Coach

When:   Thursday December 1, 2016 at 6:00pm.  Free light dinner offered.

Where: CHI Health Service Center, 7261 Mercy Rd., Omaha NE

Belinda Rechtenbach has been a Certified Life Coach since 2008.  She is an Air Force veteran and holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and a Master of Arts Degree in Management from Bellevue University. She received her coaching certification from Coach Training Alliance in Boulder, Colorado and is a member of the International Coaching Federation local chapter in Omaha. 

In 2012 Belinda opened Discover the Light Within, LLC Coaching Services where she works with individuals who want a lifestyle change that will increase their wellness (see website at: http://belindathomaslifecoach.com/discover_the_light_within_llc).  She assists them in writing their own wellness story by focusing on their mind, body, and spirit.  Areas of expertise include: Wellness Coaching, Relationship Coaching, and Spiritual Coaching.  She also has personal experience in care-giving.

Belinda is also a writer, talk show host and television personality. She was contributing writer of the highly acclaimed book “Celebrating 356 Days of Gratitude” hosted “Talk of the Town”.  She is currently working a new book which is due to be released by late spring.

Tonight, Belinda will be talking about gratitude and resilience.

This meeting is open to the public. Please join us!

 Reminder: When inclement weather forces local public schools to close in the city or town that a NAMI meeting is held, NAMI Omaha meetings will also be cancelled.