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Mental Illness

  • Mental Illness can affect persons of any age, race, religion or socioeconomic status.
  • One in four American adults experiences an episode of mental illness per year.
  • Individuals, both diagnosed and undiagnosed, with mental illness are those around us – our neighbors, our friends, family and co-workers.
  • Four million children and adolescents in this country suffer from a serious mental disorder that causes significant functional impairments at home, at school and with peers.
  • Mental health disorders account for more disability that any other illness, including cancer and heart disease reports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Mental Illness by the numbers

Bipolar Disorder

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

Early Psychosis and Psychosis

Dissociative Disorders

Depression

Eating Disorders

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Risk of Suicide

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Schizoaffective Disorder

Schizophrenia

Self Harm

What are Anxiety Disorders?


Other Therapies

TMS and other Therapies


Children & Adolescents

 

 

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