How to Care for a Child With Mental Illness?

Answer Half of all lifetime cases of mental illness begin by age 14 and three-quarters by age 24. By treating cases early, disability can be reduced significantly and prevent the mental illness from becom... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Care for a Child With Mental Illness

Is child abuse linked to mental illness?

Is Child Abuse Linked To Mental Illness? Yes it certainly is. If the child was sexually/verbally or physically abused it leaves scars not only on the body, but in the mind of that child. Children ... Read More »

Can you join the marines with a mental illness?

It depends on what kind of mental illness and the severity of it. If you are currently taking a medication for it, then the answer is no. But if it is something small like minor depression or anxie... Read More »

How to Deal With the Stigma of Mental Illness?

The stigma of being mentally ill is potentially more damaging than the majority of mental illnesses. Societal acceptance of mentally ill individuals is a long way off. This guide is how to cope unt... Read More »

Does someone with mental illness have a learning disability?

Mental illness and learning disabilities have no general connection. A mentally ill person is no more likely to have a learning disability than anyone else (although their condition might create c... Read More »