Presentation on theme: "An Education Celebration (Pretend I am Mike). 48 States Face Budget Shortfalls (Includes states with shortfalls in FY2010) Map from the Center on Budget."— Presentation transcript:
48 States Face Budget Shortfalls (Includes states with shortfalls in FY2010) Map from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: McNichol, E., & Lav, I.J. (2009). State Budget Troubles Worsen. State facing budget shortfall No budget shortfall expected
How Bad will it Get? Total state budget shortfall in each fiscal year, in billions Figure from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: McNichol, E., & Lav, I.J. (2009). State Budget Troubles Worsen.
SMHA Responses to Cuts in Overall SMHA Budget Spring 2009 (Percentage of States with Cuts)
NAMI Priorities 2010 Visibility Visibility Visibility (popular culture, acceptance of mental illness) Penetration of our education programs (web based and use of alternative formats) Cultural competency and diversity
NAMI Education Program States In Program (2009) Annual Number of Graduates / Participants Family-to-Family 49 12,000-14,000 Connection 45 2,000 trained 38,000+ participants De Familia-A-Familia 16 200 Peer-to-Peer 28 1,500 NAMI Basics 26 1,000 IOOV 37 45,000 Provider 19 1,200 Where Programs Stand Today
New on the Program Horizon Rural Classes taught through Tele-medicine (Nebraska and Montana) Revised P2P 10-week curriculum ready in January IOOV coming in Spanish F2F in Arabic, Vietnamese & Italian Expansion of the F2F/VA program