One in five adults experience mental illness every year, yet fewer than half of those receive treatment. These issues affect people from all walks of life – no one is immune to psychological distress. Although mental illness is fairly common, sufferers often feel too embarrassed to seek help. This can ultimately have devastating consequences – mental illness lessens an individual’s quality of life and can even result in suicide.
On April 7th, GTH offered a specialized 4 R’s Lunch & Learn webinar where participants learned about Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders. During this training, you will specifically learn how to recognize the symptoms of substance-related and addictive disorders, relate and help those struggling with these disorders, and reveal a starting point for care.