Newsroom

Welcome to the NAMI-NYS Newsroom, the place for reporters, advocates and other media professionals. NAMI's communications services team is available to news media for:

  • Expert analysis on a wide range of issues related to severe mental illnesses or brain disorders such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder/manic-depression, major depression, and anxiety disorders.

  • Current data on research, treatments, rates of prevalence.

  • Interviews with national spokespersons and technical experts

  • Access to persons with serious mental illness and their families who are willing to share personal stories with the media
  • Comment on breaking news.

Media Contacts

  • NAMI- New York State
    Donald Capone, Executive Director
    99 Pine Street, Suite 302
    Albany, NY 12207
    Telephone: (518) 462-2000 FAX: (518) 462-3811
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  • NAMI- National
    Christine Armstrong, Media Relations Associate
    Colonial Place Three
    2107 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300
    Arlington, VA 22201-3042
    Telephone: (703) 524-7600 FAX: (703) 516-7238
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Additional Information

Facts About NAMI-NYS

NAMI-NYS is dedicated to the eradication of mental illnesses and to the improvement of the quality of life of all whose lives are affected by these diseases.

 

Facts and Figures About Mental Illness

Mental illnesses can profoundly disrupt a person's thinking, feeling, moods, ability to relate to others and capacity for coping with the demands of life.

Get more information from NAMI's Mental Illness Fact Sheet.

 

 

NAMI-NYS Helpline
(518) 462-2000
1-800-950-3228 - NY Only
helpline@naminys.org

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