Meet our 2020 Interns
Alodnra is a senior at Texas Woman's University majoring in Health Education. During her internship she hopes to use her knowledge in Health Education to raise awareness about mental health in the Hispanic community.
“Juntos podemos educarnos sobre la salud mental y reducir el stigma. NAMI puede ayudarlo a usted y a un ser querido!”- Alondra Calderon
Mary is a student at Walden University currently working on completing her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Mary's focus has been on researching the different resources in our four counties so that community members are informed on who to seek out for help.
Volunteer Spotlight of The Month!
Kailey has been a dedicated NAMI North Texas Volunteer since 2018. She is a Young Adult Presenter for our youth education program called Ending the Silence where she goes into schools and shares her story. She has been involved with NAMIWalks and has presented her story to of our Family to Family classes! We appreciate the time Kailey dedicates to help carry out our mission here at NAMI North Texas!
"With these presentations I am able to open up about my own experience in an honest way that people can connect with. When listeners ask questions or approach me one-on-one after the presentation, I know I’ve reached them with some part of my story, and that’s really rewarding." -Kailey