What If Mental Health Was Brain Health?

Regrettably, the issue of mental health disorders continues to be shrouded in misunderstanding and stigma. Because people do not want to be seen as crazy, stupid, or defective, fewer than half of those suffering from mental health problems every seek the help they need.

One strategy to overcome the stigma associated with mental illness is to educate the public. Reinforce that mental health disorders are not a character flaw or personal weakness. In fact, these disorders have a biological and neurological basis.

So, what if mental health problems could be evaluated and treated like any other medical issue?

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