The world is on fast-forward, and we are expected to keep up. From home and work to family and friends, we have never been more busy, challenged, or productive. Ever-evolving technology brings ease, entertainment, and extraordinary tools into our lives, but with it comes unavoidable distraction, expectation, and pressure to be engaged socially and professionally all hours of the day. Life’s daily demands constantly pull us in all directions. It seems as if there is always something more being asked of us. How are we expected not only to survive at this pace, but to actually thrive?
Mental Illness should be understood as a brain illness, and just like any part of our body should receive proper treatment. Mental Health America of Palm Beach County offers programs that give care and support to aide the recovery of mental health.
Founded in 1909, Mental Health America (MHA) – with more than 200 affiliates across the United States – is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting the overall mental health of all Americans.
MHA collaborates with scientists, practitioners, policy experts, advocates, and other community leaders to design policy recommendations that promote:
Our programs are designed to provide care and support to school-aged children up to older adults over the age of 60. We offer a space to speak openly about mental health, to build awareness, and change the way people think about mental health.