Mental Health Information
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) offers authoritative information about mental disorders, a range of related topics, and the latest mental health research.
Featured Topics and Events
Men's Health Week is June 14-20, 2021. Men with mental illnesses are less likely to receive mental health treatment, and men are more likely to die by suicide than women. Learn more on the men and mental health topic page.
June is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month. Help raise awareness about PTSD by sharing information and materials based on the latest research.
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