The National Alliance on Mental Illness in Ruston will celebrate it’s 32nd anniversary and Mental Health Month May 22nd from 5-7 p.m. at the Ruston Civic Center. The guest speaker will be Ms. Megan Cherry, Counseling Psychology Doctoral Candidate and Assistant Director of Psychological Services Clinic at Louisiana Tech. Her topic will be “Managing Harmful Stress”. There will be a program followed by dinner. The event is free and all interested persons are invited. Seating is limited. Please R.S.V.P. to Dr. Jerrilene Washington, NAMI Ruston Executive Director, by calling 318-247-3982 or e-mail