World Mental Health Day 2017
Updated: Mar 15
It's in the workplace, it's in the community, it's in our families, friends and loved ones. And it drives every aspect of our lives:
1 in 5 (or 43.8 million) adults experience mental illness in a given year.
1 in 25 (or 10 million) adults experience a serious mental illness.
1 in 100 (or 2.4 million) live with schizophrenia.
2.6% (or 6.1 million) of Americans have bipolar disorder.
6.9% (or 16 million) suffer from severe depression.
18.1% (or 42 million) live with an anxiety disorder.
90% of those who die by suicide have an underlying mental illness.