FIND is a project of ASK Resource Center

Tammy Nyden
  • Female
Share on Facebook

Tammy Nyden's Friends

  • Lori Reynolds
  • Rich Landis
  • Tara Witherow
  • Dawn Knutson
  • Lisa Zimmerman
  • Erica Zito
  • Lisa
  • Martin H
  • FIND Support
  • Brooke Gassman

Tammy Nyden's Page

Latest Activity

Kristi Notestein joined Tammy Nyden's group

Parents Creating Change In Iowa

This group is for Iowa families to advocate on behalf of children with mental health needs. We can continue the discussion with politicians and work with our elected officials to improve our system. Together we can be a louder voice.See More
Jan 2, 2018
Kristi Notestein liked Tammy Nyden's group Parents Creating Change In Iowa
Jan 2, 2018

Profile Information

My role:
Parent, Advocate
My Age Range:
My child's age range:
My race and ethnicity:
I'm here because...
Both of my sons have Tourettes Syndrome with ADHD and OCD.My younger son has a mild TS, my older son has severe TS with Aspergers and bi-polar.
Disability Interests:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Behavioral, Emotional Disability, Learning Disability, Tourette Syndrome

Tammy Nyden's Blog

The Iowa Mental Health Planning and Advisory Council is seeking applications for membership:

Posted on September 22, 2014 at 4:14pm 0 Comments


The Iowa Mental Health Planning and Advisory Council

is seeking applications for membership:


The Mental Health Planning Council (MHPC) is an advisory body to the State Mental Health Authority within the Iowa Department of Human Services.  The activities of the Council are intended to help support the creation and expansion of comprehensive, community-based systems of care for adults with serious mental illness and…


Please give your input on priorities for children's mental health advocacy

Posted on September 14, 2014 at 11:42am 0 Comments

As the NAMI IOWA Children's Mental Health Committee (CMHC)  works to finalize our advocacy agenda for the upcoming legislative session, we are looking for input from families and professionals working with children with mental health needs. Please take the time to fill out the following survey: …


Call Gov. Branstad right way and tell him not to veto the reduction of the waiting list of the Home Health Care Waivers!

Posted on May 13, 2014 at 7:16pm 0 Comments

The legislature approved $7 million to go towards reducing the waiting list of home health care waivers, including the Children's Mental Health Waiver, which provides essential services to children with serious mental illness [The Health and Human Services Budget (House File 2463)] . Please contact Govenor Brandstad right away and tell him why it is important that he does NOT veto this line of the budget this year (the way he vetoed it last year.) The waiting list is now over two years and…

HAPPY HAPPY DAY! (Great news on the Waiver issue)

Posted on April 30, 2014 at 7:11am 0 Comments

See the video of Senator Hatch last night saying the budget was approved for $7million to buy down the waiting list for the waivers AND the governor has agreed to approve it! Thank you everyone for your hard work - together we can make a difference!…


Comment Wall

You need to be a member of FIND to add comments!


  • No comments yet!

© 2019   FIND is a project of ASK Resource Center, funded by the Iowa Department of Education and private donations.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service