The most common mental illnesses are anxiety disorders, depression, eating disorders and personality disorders. Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illnesses in the US – affecting 40 million adults in the country. Depression is another common mental health condition – affecting around 10% of American adults. Women are more likely to suffer from depression than men.
Mental illness looks and is experienced differently by everyone. Mental health describes problems that occur with emotions, thinking or behaviour. The list of mental illness are many, some mild and some more severe that affect your overall quality of life and cause real difficulties.
If you are dealing with mental health problems you can speak to our trained professionals. Depending on what problem you are facing and dealing with it would require a different approach and different treatment option. Many people that have and do suffer with mental health problems go on to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Allen-Ayuk Health can help you with an individualized treatment plan.