Mental Disorders

A man is said to have a mental illness or mental illness while he or she has thought or behavior patterns which aren’t considered typical or expected in their culture which cause distress and/or make it tough to function in everyday life.

There are many forms of mental illness, but they involve a change in how we feel, believe, or act lasts a time period and which has a negative influence on our lives. Symptoms can be mild to severe.

Some of the most common disorders are in the following categories:

  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Personality disorders
  • Substance abuse and dependency

HOW DO I KNOW IF I MIGHT HAVE A MENTAL DISORDER?