Understanding mental illness

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Family to Family is a 12-session, free education program for parents and caregivers of a loved one with mental illness.

The class will run from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tues., Sept. 19 through Dec. 5 at St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church, 28211 PCH, Malibu.

The course helps family members understand and support their loved one living with mental illness, while maintaining their own well-being. The course includes information on illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression and other mental health conditions

Preregistration is required; call (310) 889-7200.