MENTAL ILLNESS-Facts & Figures

Facts & Figures

Mental health affects an estimated 450 million people world wide, yet despite this figure many still feel ashamed to seek diagnosis and support. Current figures state that each year in Britain an estimated 1 in 4 adults will experience at least one diagnosable mental health problem, though only 230 of every 300 who need help will actually visit their GP.

Mental illness is an extremely common form of distress and exists in many different forms of facets, each of which can have a debilitating effect on both your mental and physical well-being. This section of the site features information, facts, figures and studies which provide an insight into the various aspects of mental health.

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