Mental disorders are medical conditions that greatly affects peoples emotions, feelings, and ability to function. These temporary
conditions can affect people of any age at any time. There is HOPE!!
With a good treatment plan, healthy nutrition, good support,
exercise people CAN do DO recover!!!!
We hope that our resources will help to advance your understanding and expand your knowledge to improve mental health and prevent suicide. We believe in the power of education; connecting families to local resources and to healthier eating habits that will yield the compound effect of healthy, vital, energized lives.
Due to Stigma only 2/3 of the depressed will seek professional help!!
Myths fuels Stigma - Education is key to overcome Stigma!!
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If you/loved one are in a Mental Health Crisis text: Support via text message, text LISTEN to 741741
Call: NJ Suicide Prevention Hopeline: 1-855-654-6735 / National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
1 in 3 adults and 1 in 9 children will exhibit depression symptoms during their lifetime
50% of mental disorders begins by adolescence, WITHOUT THE PROPER CARE,
these illnesses can lead to distress, dangerous behaviors, substance abuse and thoughts of suicide.
The John Santos Charitable Organization
S E P T E M B E R
SUICIDE PREVENTION AWARENESS MONTH
*EVERYONE can play an IMPORTANT role in
preventing SUICIDES by learning the warning
signs and know how to help someone in crisis.
*HELP bring STIGMA from the shadows into
the light by talking about it.
"much of our increased emotional distress stems from easily correctable malfunctions in our body and brain chemistry -- malfunctions that are primarily the result of critical unmet nutritional needs" Julia Ross, MA , Author and Nutritional Psychologist