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A mental illness is a condition that affects a person's thinking, feeling or mood. Such conditions may affect someone's ability to relate to others and function each day. Each person will have different experiences, even people with the same diagnosis.

Clinical Depression

One in 5 adults experiences a mental health condition every year. One in 17 lives with a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder.

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Anxiety Disorders

Everyone experiences anxiety sometimes, but when it becomes overwhelming and repeatedly impacts a person's life, it may be an anxiety disorder.

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Mental Health & the Homeless

Schizophrenia causes people to lose touch with reality, often in the form of hallucinations, delusions and extremely disordered thinking and behavior.

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Today’s reality is that 1 in 4 people worldwide are affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lives, according to the World Health Organization. Approximately 43.8 million (18.5% of our population), or 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. experience mental illness in a given year, according to NAMI.

Help is Here

Recovery, including meaningful roles in social life, school and work, is possible, especially when you start treatment early and play a strong role in your own recovery process.