Chronic Migraine Awareness

Chronic Migraine Awareness, Inc. (CMA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. CMA is for those with chronic migraine to share support, discussion, and education. The information shared in CMA groups is for general education only.
CMA should never be a substitute for medical advice. Individuals should consult a qualified healthcare provider for professional medical advice, diagnosis and treatment of any medical or health condition.
CMA is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites.

1. This page is STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL PLEASE NOTE:
In an emergency, confidentiality may be broken only under the following circumstance. If admins feel a member is at serious risk of causing harm to themselves or others, appropriate measures may be taken.

2. No flaming will be tolerated. No hate speech, threats or personal attacks on members and/or groups based on gender, cultures, nationalities, and religious backgrounds will be permitted. Any form of discrimination will not be tolerated and will be removed. Please abstain from using and/or posting sexually explicit content, photos, excessive violence, and profanity.

3. No spamming, sales or advertising allowed. Violators will be removed.

4. No fake profiles, timelines or spam will be tolerated. Period.

5. Every effort will be made to keep the group a “safe place” to post. Admins reserve the right to delete a post.

6.Do NOT block any of the Admins (list below)

7. If you have concerns about a member, please PM an Admin (see list).

OTHER CMA SUB-GROUPS (support, interest, task and global) :

THE SUPPORT GROUPS :
Migraine Mommies (pre-conception/pregnancy through preschool)
Mothering With Migraine (mom with kids school age and up)
Men With Migraine
The Will to Live (depression & suicidal thoughts)
Chronic Migraine Caregivers (caregivers only)
Military Families and Chronic Migraine
Power over Pain (Neurostimulator Surgery)


THE INTEREST GROUPS :
The Alternative Approach to Treating Pain
The Gluten Free and Allergen Free Diet for Migraines
No- Brainer Recipes
Sleepless Nights (Pain-somnia)
Distraction from Migraine Book Club
DIstraction from Migraines Movie Club


THE TASK GROUPS:
CMA Advocacy Team
CMA Art & Media
CMA Blog Team
CMA Bomb Squad (cards & encouragement)
CMA Crafters (task & interest)
CMA Fundraising
CMA Group Moderators (sub-groups)
CMA Main Group Admin Team
CMA Research Team
CMA Social Media Networking


GLOBAL SUPPORT GROUPS:
CMA- UK (and EU members)
CMA- Australia/NZ
CMA-Canada

ADMINS OF MAIN CMA GROUP:
(starred names = ACTIVE GROUP moderators)

Susan Ferrell *
Kate Kopasz*
Gemma Joyce*
Nikki Myers*
Rachel McIntosh*
Lisa Romano*
Martha Tucker
Lauren Nicole *
Julie Pitzer *
Laurie Epting*
Jamie McConnell*
Nancy Bonk - Interim Exec. VP Member Services*

OTHER STAFF -
Donald Hulen - Executive Director
Catherine Charrett-Dykes - Founder
Amanda Dawson - VP( current leave of absence)
Sarah Murray Cooper (Research)
Ali Hardy (Fundraising)