Learn about Mental Illness
1 in 4 people will experience mental illness.
Mental Health Myths
When it comes to mental illness, myths and misinformation abound. When is the last time you heard a “joke” or a wisecrack aimed at someone with a mental illness? The jokes and wisecracks aren’t helpful, but may be our way of dealing with something uncomfortable that, until we face it first hand, we know little about. Learn more about Mental Health Myths.
Common Symptoms of Mental Illness
Changes in mood and/or behavior that are troubling or persist beyond two weeks should always prompt an evaluation by a doctor. Your family doctor is a good place to start, as he or she can rule out any physical causes for changes in mood or behavior and refer you to a mental health professional. Learn more about Common Symptoms of Mental Illness.
Causes of Mental Illness
Types of Mental Illness
Learn more about the different types of Mental Illness.