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Thank you for your interest in sharing your story of recovery with teens through the NAMI Ending the Silence program. Ending the Silence (ETS) is an engaging presentation that helps audience members learn about the warning signs of mental health conditions and what steps to take if you or a loved one are showing symptoms of a mental illness. NAMI Ending the Silence presentations include a lead presenter who shares an informative presentation and a young adult with a mental health condition who shares their journey of recovery. Click here to learn more about the program.

To begin the process of becoming a speaker, please complete the application below or download the application, complete and return to the program director, Laurie Pepe. It is important that you understand the job requirements before applying:

  • Willingness and capability to undergo an intensive ETS training process
  • Agree to maintaining fidelity of the NAMI ETS presentation model at all times
  • Make a commitment to being available to perform at least two presentations per month for at least two school years
  • Agree to report presentation data, as required by NAMI, after each presentation
  • Willingness to serve as a representative of NAMI Bucks County PA
  • Is (or willing to become) a member of NAMI
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 35 years of age

NAMI Ending the Silence Speaker Application

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Join NAMI Bucks County and join a movement to inspire better lives for NAMI Bucks Countyns who are affected by mental illness. With membership, you’ll receive newsletters and updates on mental health news, you’ll be able to engage in discussion groups, and you’ll have the opportunity to support others who are affected by mental illness financially and emotionally.

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If you’re not ready to become a member but still would like to support NAMI Bucks County, we welcome and appreciate donations of any value. You'll be supporting others who are affected by mental illness financially and emotionally.

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The families and members of NAMI Bucks County are here to help! We offer understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness. There’s a community here for you, and we’re here to help you however you need it. You will be so very glad that you did!