Tag: mental illness
You may know someone in your life that has a mental illness but did you know that many influential people such as celebrities also have lived with mental illness? Here is a compilation of a few of them.
As scientific methods and practices have advanced, the mentally ill all across the globe have seen tremendous improvements to their treatment methods. This infographic looks at the full evolution of mental illness treatment over the last several thousand years, examines different perceived causes of mental illness, and highlights people who played pivotal roles in the improvements.
Did you know that almost 40% of Americans will suffer from mental illness during the course of their lifetime? People often look at mental illnesses as being due to personal failings rather than as medical illnesses. In an effort to tackle the stigma associated with these illnesses, Global Medical Education has put together the following infographic entitled, “Myths & Facts About Mental Illness.”