Mental Health & Healthy Living News

Interesting Factoids:

The number of people receiving some form of mental health or substance abuse serivce exploded between 1997 and 2007- from 13 million to 24 million. This is according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Although the number of people receiving services increased by 83% — from 13 million in 1997 to 23.9 million in 2007, the financial outlay increased by just 38% — from 26.5 billion in 1997 to 36.5 billion in 2007.

How Being Bullied Affects Your Adulthood

Being bullied in school seems to have long term effects as teens become adults. being bullied can look similar to PTSD. Read …

American jobs are grueling, according to a newly published RAND survey.

For the first time in 2015, the nonprofit think tank asked its nationally representative survey panel about their attitudes …