Mental health, also called mental disorder or mental illness comprises a wide range of conditions that affect mood, thinking, and behavior. Nearly half of all Americans experience at least one mental illness at some point in their lives. Mental health conditions affect one’s thinking, feeling and mood. Causes are complex combinations of genetics, environment and lifestyle, however recovery is possible and treatment can help.
Most common types of mental disorders or illnesses are clinical depression, anxiety, disorder, bipolar disorder, dementia, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), schizophrenia, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), autism and post-traumatic stress disorder (PSTD).