The purpose of this video is to provide an overview of the 10 most common types of mental illness. In addition to the rank order for each type of mental illness, signs and symptoms, subcatagories, and treatments are provided. Common misconceptions, such as the only way to treat ADD is with medication, are addressed.
The engaged participant will be able to
1. Define mental illness.
2. Describe the ten most common mental health illnesses.
3. Identify common myths/misconceptions about mental illness.
4. Identify common treatments for mental illness.