Mental illness is often thought of only as an adult concern. But about half of mental illnesses begin to reveal themselves in childhood. What is the state of children’s mental health and how is it different from that of adults?

Young People and Mental Health

Mental illness is often thought of only as an adult concern. But about half of mental illnesses begin to reveal themselves in childhood. What is the state of children’s mental health and how is it different from that of adults?

What Happens When Your Brain Doesn't Sleep? #infographic

What Happens When Your Brain Doesn't Sleep? #infographic

You know that it’s bad to not get enough sleep, but do you know how bad? This infographic explains all the terrible side effects—like anger, cravings, and taking unnecessary risks—that can come from getting too little sleep every night. Good night...:-)

The term, an acronym for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, refers to a mental health condition that affects one in 100 children worldwide. It is characterised by recurrent, unwanted thoughts which lead to anxieties manifesting as repetitive behaviours.

The term, an acronym for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, refers to a mental health condition that affects one in 100 children worldwide. It is characterised by recurrent, unwanted thoughts which lead to anxieties manifesting as repetitive behaviours.

What Do You Know About Schizophrenia

What Do You Know About Schizophrenia

I chose this pin because I think it does a great job of making schizophrenia a little easier to understand in a visual way. It also includes a little bit about the history of the mental illness and debunks some of the myths that people believe to be true.

Depression is a serious mental-health issue that will affect up to 6,5% of the population during their lifetime. Yes, the food you eat can either boost your mood or take you down the road of this life-sapping disease.

Depression is a serious mental-health issue that will affect up to 6,5% of the population during their lifetime. Yes, the food you eat can either boost your mood or take you down the road of this life-sapping disease.

For me it's like rising extra early, working a full day till very late, driving home an hour in traffic, taking a sleeping pill, then, after all that, being expected to stay awake and focused and not think everything is too much effort...

28 People With Chronic Illness Explain What ‘Brain Fog’ Feels Like to Them

For me it's like rising extra early, working a full day till very late, driving home an hour in traffic, taking a sleeping pill, then, after all that, being expected to stay awake and focused and not think everything is too much effort...

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