The earnings of people with serious mental disorders
in their youth were quite low and did not improve later.
As a matter of fact, Individuals with mental illness in Nigeria most especially continue to receive harsh stigmatization, resulting in decreased life opportunities and a loss of independent functioning over and above the impairments related to mental disorders
Alcohol and substance abuse, she said, are key risk factors, alongside mental disorders
like bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and personality disorders.
Keywords: Common mental disorders
, Primary care physicians, Integration of mental health.
"With our dataset, we show that the risk of developing a mental disorder
decreases incrementally the longer you have been surrounded by green space from birth and up to the age of 10.
Results of the discrete-time proportional hazard models for maternal mental disorders
predicting offspring mental health service use after first onset of any mental disorder
are presented in Table 3, with hazard ratios ranging between 1.39 and 2.17 after correction for multiple testing.
Based on basic health research, in 2013, the prevalence of national severe mental disorders
was 1.7 million, which showed that there were still many mental disorders
Over the upward trend, noted psychiatrist, Dr Arshad Hussain, a Professor at IMHANS said in most of the young patients' substance abuse is a major cause for mental disorders
However, most mental disorder
cases remain unattended.
Its goal is attainment of the highest standard of mental health.MENTAL DISORDERSThere are effective strategies for preventing mental disorders
Determining the type of mental disorder
using a psychological test was not necessary because of the medical diagnosis provided a sufficiently precise diagnostic rate of the type of mental disorder
to be employed in the study.
People not only in rural areas but urban centres as well often fail to recognise that they are suffering from a mental disorder
or have a history of depression that might push them to the extent of committing suicide.