Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Recognize signs of mental disorder and be ready to offer help

By Jerry Gold, Ph.D.

About one in four people in the United States will experience a mental disorder at some point in their lives. Despite the high prevalence of psychological illnesses – and the negative impact it can have on physical health – many people are too embarrassed to talk about these problems.
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Family and friends are often instrumental in helping address mental health concerns observed in a loved one.  What are signs to be aware of that may indicate someone you know is struggling with a mental health issue?  

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