MENTAL ILLNESSES

What they are and how to deal with them.

How do you become Mentally ill?

Anybody can become Mentally Ill, regardless of their gender, origin or culture. People can be born with a mental illness because it runs in their family, or infections which cause damage to the brain. They can also be caused by too much stress or traumatic experiences. Overdose of drugs and alcohol are also a common reason for mental illnesses.


Sources: http://www.thekimfoundation.org/html/about_mental_ill/causes.html

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What kinds of mental Illnesses are there?

Anxiety Disorders: People respond with fear to certain situations. Anxiety Disorders are diagnosed If the Person cant control what they are doing or saying in a certain situation.


Mood Disorders: Involve