Help fight mental health stigma. A small step can be learning and sharing facts, like those below:
Know the facts:
- 1 in 5 adults experiences mental illness in a given year (about 44 m).
- Nearly 1 in 25 adults (about 13.6m) in America live with a serious mental illness.
- Half of all chronic mental illness begins by age 14, 3/4 by age 24.
*Statistics from the National Institute of Mental Health, 2015.