Mental Health Benefits
Every Mind Deserves Better
Suicidal Thoughts? Help is Available
If you or anyone you know is having thoughts of suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800 273 8255 or call 911 if you feel you are in immediate danger.
Counting the Cost of Mental Health
There is a culture of silence and shame around mental health that can lead to hesitatation in reaching out for help.
Such a mentality can cause mental and physical health to deteriorate.
Mental health conditions cause more days of lost work and drag productivity lower than many other chronic conditions.
Patients dealing with a mental health condition being twice as likely to have a coexisting chronic condition.
$200 Billion, estimated annual spending in the U.S. due to mental health conditions
$17 Billion, annual cost of mental health conditions to U.S. employers from productivity loss
16 Million, missed workdays per year in the U.S. due to mental health conditions
43%, adults with a mental illness receiving treatment each year
32 Hours, caregivers spend weekly providing care to family members with a mental health condition
40 Million, U.S. adults with an anxiety disorder
17+ Million, U.S. adults with a depressive episode each year
50-70 Million, americans affected by sleep disorders
20%, U.S. adults living with a mental health condition