What Is Mental Distress

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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.

Author(s):
EthnoMed
Country of Origin:
United States
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Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Method:
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
12/1/2015
Record Last Updated:
10/22/2018

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