Each day millions of Americans are impacted by the effects of mental health issues. Mental Health continues to be a rising matter for both adults and children.
Nearly 5 million children in the United States today, suffer from some type of mental illness that significantly impacts their daily life. Over 15% of adults aged 60 and over suffer from a mental disorder.
For those impacted by Alzheimer’s disease, one of the scariest moments of their lives come when they are first diagnosed. Coming to grips with the disease isn’t easy for those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and for family and friends who also share in the pain and feel the impact of slowing losing a loved one. Additional challenges occur when families are faced with the need to provide care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s.