NAMI "Question, Persuade and Refer:" police share some handy crisis tips to have in your pocket By Lisa Johnson • Mar 12, 2019 ©Deb Holman. Used with permission. Google "mental illness and police" and you'll come up with a devastating list of news stories; a litany of people in mental health crises being shot by police. Hearing voices: more opportunities for people with mental illness to speak up and be heard By Lisa Johnson • Jan 10, 2019 NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness "Never, ever play the 'what if?' game" - Survivor Day at UWS By Lisa Johnson • Nov 17, 2017 Eleni Pinnow The Pinnow family broke some new ground when they wrote their daughter's obituary almost two years ago. "Aletha Meyer Pinnow, 31, of Duluth, died from depression and suicide on Feb. 20, 2016."