Topic: Mental Health Awareness
Every year on October 10th the World Health Organization strives to spread awareness of mental health across the world. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, "Approximately 11 million U.S. adults (4.8 percent) had a serious mental illness
(SMI) in 2009." This month's display case is filled with United States Government
publications on mental health. The Government Documents' collection has an abundance
of material that is aimed at the outreach, education, and recovery from mental health
issues. Below is a list of some of the resources that can be found on maintaining
your mental health.
Want to know more?
- Mental Health Awareness Bibliography
- 5 Things You Need to Know about Stress
- National Institute of Mental Health