Five Signs of Emotional Suffering

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Abstract:

This two-page handout educates people about mental health. It uses simple text descriptions and face icons to help people identify five signs of emotional suffering in others. This approach can help people recognize behavioral health issues such as depression, mental disorders, anxiety, emotional suffering, suicidal ideation, trauma, and addictive disorder. The handout encourages people to reach out, access help, and support those with mental health challenges. The Five Signs of Emotional Suffering handout is also available as a one-page poster in Nepali and Spanish.

The Nepali translation was led by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, in collaborative partnership with the Bhutanese Nepali Community of Columbus, OH. The Spanish translation was reviewed by mental health professionals who are also native Spanish speakers.

This document should not be modified, or reproduced, displayed, or distributed for commercial purposes or financial gain. Unless otherwise stated, users may print or download this health information resource from The Campaign to Change Direction® at www.changedirection.org for personal, non-commercial use only. If you wish to co-brand one of their posters, feel free to reach out to changedirection@giveanhour.org.

Author(s):
The Campaign to Change Direction
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Review:
Community review
This translation was evaluated by a representative or group from the community for accuracy and cultural relevance.
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Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
9/2/2017
Record Last Updated:
6/26/2018

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