What Is Mental Distress
This four-page handout educates people about mental illness. It explains what mental distress is, and discusses its possible causes. It explains the main types of mental distress: anxiety disorders, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, manic depressive illness, and schizophrenia. The document discusses what can be done to help a person in mental distress, where to get help, and how to find more information.
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