An estimated 54 million Americans suffer from some form of mental disorder in a given year. Major mental illnesses such as schizophrenia or bipolar-disorder rarely appear "out of the blue." Frequently family, friends, teachers, or individuals themselves often recognize that "something is not quite right" about their thinking, feelings, or behavior before one of these illnesses fully manifest.
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Dr. Robert Lagrou
Henry Ford Health System
National Alliance on Mental Illness
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