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Mental Health Facts

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Myth or Fact

MYTH: Children don’t experience mental health problems.
FACT: Even very young children may show early signs of mental health concerns.

MYTH: People with mental health challenges are violent.
FACT: The great majority of people with mental health challenges are not violent. Only 3-5% of violent situations are linked to serious mental illnesses.

MYTH: There is no hope for people with mental health challenges.
FACT: Studies have shown that people with mental health challenges can recover with the proper intervention.


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