Mental Illness

Mental illnesses are health conditions involving changes in emotion, thinking or behavior (or a combination of these). Mental illnesses are associated with distress and/or problems functioning in social, work or family activities. A mental illness is a disease that causes mild to severe disturbances in thought and/or behavior, resulting in an inability to cope with life’s ordinary demands and routines.

Mental illness is common. In a given year:

  • Nearly one in five (19 percent) U.S. adults experience some form of mental illness
  • One in 24 (4.1 percent) has a serious mental illness
  • One in 12 (8.5 percent) has a diagnosable substance use disorder

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September 05-06, 2019

European Psychiatrists Meeting

Budapest, Hungary
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36th International Conference on Psychiatry & Psychosomatic Medicine

| Holiday Inn Rome – Aurelia, Rome, Italy
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11th Worldwide Forum on Mental Health & Psychiatry

Rome, Italy
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2nd Annual Congress on Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing

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CME and CPD ACCREDITED CONFERENCE
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International Summit on Mental Disorders and Illness

Venue: Geneva, Switzerland
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7th World Congress on Depression and Anxiety

Brisbane, Australia
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3rd International Conference on Clinical Psychology

Zagreb, Croatia

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