Mental health, one of the least discussed topics in childhood and adult illness. And with over 12 million children and adults diagnosed with mental illness, only one out of five receive treatment. This should concern both health professionals and politicians alike. Cost of mental health rises when individuals go for a prolonged period without adequate care. Without proper care, persons with mental health likely become victims to crime, homelessness, drug abuse and often suicide. Call 2-1-1 for local mental health services.
Posted on: 05/15/2017
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