1 in 4 People

Post date: Apr 22, 2015 2:32:22 AM

One in four adults-approximately 61.5 million Americans-experiences mental illness in a given year. One in 17-about 13.6 million-live with a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia, Major depression or bipolar disorder. Approximately 20 percent of youth ages 13 to 18 experience severe mental disorders in a given year. For ages 8 to 15, the estimate is 13 percent. ...want more statistics? Here are just a few of the major Mental Health Conditions in alphabetical order:


•Anxiety Disorders


•Bipolar Disorder

•Borderline Personality Disorder


•Dissociative Disorders

•Eating Disorders

•Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

•Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

•Schizoaffective Disorder



•Dual Diagnosis


•Risk of Suicide


•Sleep Disorders