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Mental Health Month

Did you know that..

  • 1 in 5 adults in America experience a mental illness.
  • Nearly 1 in 25 adults in America live with a serious mental illness.
  • 1 in 6 youth (under 17 years) experience a mental health disorder.
  • One-half of all chronic mental illness begins by the age of 14; three-quarters by the age of 24.
  • Approximately 10.2 million adults have co-occurring mental health and addiction disorders.


National Alliance on Mental Illness (