Mental Health

By: Madison Shropshire

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Defining Mental Health

A person's mental health involves their emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It effects how a person thinks, feels, and how they act. It determines how they handle different situations with themselves and others.

Healthcare Professionals for Mental Health

  1. To Prescribe & Monitor Medication: primary care physicians, psychiatrists, psychiatric or mental health nurse practitioners.
  2. Therapy & Assessment: clinical psychologists, psychiatric or mental health nurses, school psychologists.
  3. Counseling: clinical social workers, counselors, pastoral counselors, peer specialists, social workers, psychiatric pharmacists.

Mental Health Agencies Near You

  1. Mental Health Association - Greensboro, NC
  2. Cone Health Behavioral Health Hospital - Greensboro, NC
  3. Guildford Diagnostic & Treatment - Greensboro, NC
Lets Talk About Mental Health

Services Provided

  • Counseling
  • Therapy & Assessment
  • Medication monitoring and prescribing

Sources of Finances for Mental Health

  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Coverage under family insurance
  • Employer coverage
  • COBRA (keeping health insurance after losing a job)
  • School
  • Private Insurance