experiences emotional and physical illnesses from time to
time. With the physical illnesses, people know where to
get help. But when the problem is emotional and becomes
overwhelming to friends and family, where do you go for
Just like physical
problems, the prognosis is better when the mental health
problem is treated early. It is estimated that over 15 million
children, teens, and adults have a mental health or substance
abuse problem. Sadly, only one in five with a mental health
problem gets treated - a figure far smaller than the number
of people being treated for a medical ailment.
To learn more
on when and how to seek help, choose one of the links above
to take action.