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Last Updated: 02 July 2021

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Mental health is a combination of our emotional, psychological, and social well - being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices. Mental health is important at every stage of life from childhood and adolescence through adulthood. Over the course of your life, if you experience mental health problems, your thinking, mood, and behavior could be affect. Many factors contribute to mental health problems, including: biological factors, such as genes or brain chemistry, life experiences, such as trauma or abuse, Family history of mental health problems. Most people believe that mental illness, sometimes known as mental disorder, is rare and happens to someone else. In fact, mental illness is common and widespread. An estimated 54 million Americans suffer from some form of mental illness in give year. Most families are not prepared to cope with learning their loved one has a mental illness. It can be physically and emotionally trying and can make us feel vulnerable to opinions and judgments of others. If you think you or someone you know may have mental or emotional problem, it is important to remember there is hope and help.

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EARLY WARNING SIGNS

Not sure if you or someone you know is living with mental health problems? Experiencing one or more of the following feelings or behaviors can be an early warning sign of a problem: eating or sleeping too much or too little, Pulling away from people and usual activities, Having low or no energy, feeling numb or like nothing matters, Having unexplained aches and pains Feeling helpless or hopeless Feeling unusually confused, forgetful, on edge, angry, upset, worried, or scar Yelling or fighting with family and friends Experiencing severe mood swings that cause problems in relationships Having persistent thoughts and memories you cant get out of your head Hearing voices or believing things that are not true Thinking of harming yourself or others Inability to perform daily tasks like taking care of your kids or getting to work or school it is especially important to pay attention to sudden changes in thoughts and behaviors. Also, keep in mind that the onset of several of the symptoms above, and not just any one change, indicates a problem that should be assess. Symptoms above should not be due to another medical condition.


What is Depression?

Persistent sadness Ruminative thoughts Lack of motivation Lack of focus Physical and mental exhaustion Loss of interest in hobbies and pleasurable activities significant decline in work / academic performance Difficulty in making decisions Feelings of worthlessness and helplessness Feelings of guilt and shame Suicidal ideation Loss of appetite Low sex drive Insomnia Weight Loss or Weight gain Gastrointestinal distress Irritability and angry outbursts typically, symptoms must last at least two weeks for Depression to be diagnose. Furthermore, medical conditions such as vitamin deficiency can be mistaken for symptoms of Depression, so it is important to fully consider all possible causes. If you are depressed, know that you are not alone: Depression affects 1 in 15 adults each year. And 1 in 6 people will suffer from Depression at some time in their life.


What is Anxiety?

Signs of anxiety disorder can differ from person to person. Possible symptoms of anxiety include: nervousness or restlessness, Feeling tense or on - edge, Rapid heart rate, Hyperventilation Irritability, Trouble falling or staying asleep, Difficulty concentrating or focusing, Trembling, Sweating Weakness or fatigue Gastrointestinal issues, anxiety attacks or panic attacks are another common symptom of anxiety disorder. Anxiety attacks occur when you have a sudden feeling of overwhelming panic and fear. This can cause racing heart, trouble breathing, chest pain, and dizziness. Anxiety attacks typically have a specific trigger and do eventually pass. Different types of anxiety disorder can cause different symptoms. Common types of anxiety disorder include: generalized anxiety disorder, which causes lasting and out - of - proportion feeling of anxiety about regular events and activities. Anxiety with this disorder is hard to control and often has physical ramifications. Agoraphobia, which is fear of places, situations, and events that would be difficult to escape or would make you feel trap. People with agoraphobia often avoid crowded areas, public transportation, and leaving home in general. Panic disorder, or PD, which is characterized by frequent panic attacks that inhibit individuals from engaging in daily activities for fear of triggering an attack.


What is Psychosis?

Psychosis is a broad term referring to when a person has perceptions and experiences that do exist in reality. Experiences are typically sensory in nature and make it difficult for a person to differentiate between what is happening in reality and what is happening only in his or her own mind. Hallucinations or delusions experienced during psychotic episode especially may prevent the affected individual from being able to recognize reality. Experiences of psychosis may be see or hear. Psychosis may also encompass beliefs that are rooted in reality. Experiencing psychosis may be bewildering and induce feelings of extreme anxiety. Someone experiencing psychosis can have episodes of extreme emotion and unintentionally hurt themselves or others, which is a significant risk. Psychosis is generally seen as a symptom of other conditions, rather than a condition in and of itself. Conditions that may induce psychosis include: post - Traumatic Stress Disorder, schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder Depression

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Tests and Diagnostics

These results do not mean that you have depression, but it may be time to start conversation with a mental health professional. Finding the right treatment plan and working with a healthcare provider or support person can help you feel more like you again. Depression symptoms you are experiencing may also indicate other mental health issues. We recommend you also take tests for Anxiety, Borderline Personality Disorder, and PTSD. These other issues are very common with people also suffering from depression. This screen is not meant to be diagnosis. Diagnosis and care of mental health conditions can be difficult. Having symptoms of depression is different than having depression. In addition, symptoms of depression can be caused by other mental health conditions, such as Borderline Personality Disorder, or other health problems, like thyroid disorder. Only a trained professional, such as a doctor or mental health provider, can make this determination. However, by printing results and bringing them to a mental health professional, you can open up conversation.

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Unsure which screen to take?

The Depression Test is for individuals who are feeling overwhelming sadness. The Depression Test is also available in Spanish. The Anxiety Test is for people who feel that worry and fear are affecting their ability to function day - to - day. The Anxiety Test is also available in Spanish. The Psychosis Test is for young people who feel like their brain is playing tricks on them. The Bipolar Test is for individuals who have mood swings - or unusual or extreme shifts in mood and energy. The Eating Disorder Test can help explore eating related concerns that have an impact on your physical health and overall well - being. The PTSD Test is for those who are bothered by traumatic life event.Sss Parent Test is for parents of young people to determine if their children's emotions, attention, or behaviors might be signs of a problem. The Youth Test is for young people who are concerned that their emotions, attention, or behaviors might be signs of a problem. The Addiction Test will help determine if your use of alcohol or drugs is area to address. The Work Health Survey is not mental health Screening, but a survey meant to help us identify strategies to help companies do better. The survey is updated annually. You can find information about the results of last year's survey here. The Caregiver Survey is not mental health Screening, but a survey meant to help us understand and address the needs of people who provide care for others living with mental illness. Better Care for Adults is not mental Health Screening, but a survey meant to help us understand and address the needs of adults ages 35 and older who deal with physical and mental health issues. The Healthcare Worker Survey is not mental Health Screening, but a survey meant to help us understand and address the needs of healthcare workers during the COVID - 19 pandemic. Following screening, you will be provided with information, resources and tools to help you understand and improve your mental health. Please note: Online screening tools are meant to be a quick snapshot of your mental health. If your results indicate you may be experiencing symptoms of mental illness, consider sharing your results with someone. A mental health provider can give you a full assessment and TALK to you about options for how to feel better. If you provide us your information and are in need of support, we will do our best to respond. However, we are not a Crisis support Line. If you are in need of immediate assistance, please call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1 - 800 - 273 - TALK, or Text MHA to 741 - 741 to TALK to trained counselor from Crisis Text Line. Warmlines are also excellent place for support. For all other Screening - related questions and non - emergency support, please contact Screening mhanational. Org. Mental Health America Inc., Sponsors, partners, and advertisers disclaim any liability, loss, or risk incurred as consequence, directly or indirectly, from use and application of these screens.

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