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November 12 : Service Dogs for PTSD, Support for Veterans and their Families

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Tuesday, November 12, 6:30 p.m. at Phoebe Northwest: Support for Veterans and their Families will be the focus for NAMI Night on Tuesday, November 12. Larry Barfield of Leesburg will introduce his service dog, Camo, who joined the family last June. Anthony Margiotta, LMSW,Caregiver Support Coordinator for the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin, GA, will present updates on services from the Veterans Administration . Questions from the audience are welcome after the presentations.

Following the presentation, those who wish may remain for one of two separate support groups: one for adults in recovery, and one for family members.

For more information about the National Alliance on Mental Illness or for information about mental illness, go to www.nami.org. For information about NAMI Albany or the program on November 12, call Pam Barfield at 229 343 8791 or contact her at blmbarfield@aol.com

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