Mental Conditions in America

Who is impacted?
44.7 million people
adults aged 18 or older in the U.S. live with a mental, behavioral or emotional disorder. That represents 18.3% of all U.S. adults.
21.7%     14.5%
of U.S. women and men, respectively, live with a mental, behavioral or emotional condition.        
47.4%
of Americans have a chance of experiencing a mental health challenge during their lifetime.       

How Effective Is Treatment?
82%
of people who received psychotherapy for a mental health condition believed it to be very or somewhat helpful.
75%
of those who received prescription medication believed it to be very or somewhat helpful.
82%
of patients with borderline personality disorder have experienced positive results through cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).
77%
of panic disorder patients have been helped by CBT.
51-87%
of patients with depression have been helped by CBT.