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All of us know someone whose life has been touched by a mental health concern or substance abuse. In fact, one out of three Americans – 60 million people – will experience a mental health concern during his or her lifetime.
In addition, about 1.1 million adult Ohioans are addicted to alcohol or other drugs. Fortunately, there is hope and help for people recovering from these devastating conditions, thanks to the Crawford-Marion Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services and its partner agencies.
Explore the facts: Major Depression & Suicide
Major depression is a serious medical illness affecting 9.9 million American adults, or approximately 5 percent of the adult population in a given year. Unlike normal emotional experiences of sadness, loss, or passing mood states, major depression is persistent and can significantly interfere with an individual’s thoughts, behavior, mood …. LEARN MORE
Latest News From ADAMH
October 21, 2015 Marion Area Counseling Center Hosts Area’s Local ‘Youth Mental Health First Aid’ [...]