AUBURN HILLS, MICH (WXYZ) — Might is Psychological Well being Consciousness month and Easterseals Michigan is launching a statewide consciousness marketing campaign, “Get Screened! Psychological Well being Issues” to encourage people to test in on their psychological well being.
The purpose of the marketing campaign, sponsored by Beaumont, is to cut back the stigma round psychological well being and have 5,000 free, on-line psychological well being screenings accomplished on Easterseals’ web site in Might.
“Because of the pandemic, Easterseals Michigan noticed a 26 % improve in demand for its companies in 2020 and right now, about 40 % of adults are experiencing numerous types of psychological well being problems together with nervousness, melancholy, substance abuse and suicide,” stated Easterseals Michigan president and CEO, Brent Wirth. “These numbers are alarming. We wish everybody to pause to test in on their psychological well being, and we would like them to know that we now have the sources to assist them.”
The free, two-minute, nameless screening is a fast approach for a person to evaluate their total psychological well being and decide if they’re experiencing signs of a psychological well being situation. Instantly following the survey, members obtain outcomes, suggestions and speak to info to related sources and organizations that may present assist. Early detection or prognosis of an nervousness or temper dysfunction can enhance remedy outcomes with the assistance of behavioral well being professionals.