Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being.These problems can affect your thinking, mood, and behavior. Mental health also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices. Mental health is important at every stage of life, from childhood and adolescence through adulthood.
Visit www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org for information and resources on how to identify if someone is thinking about completing suicide.
Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line is a free 24/7 emotional support help line that can be used anywhere in the country. Text 4HOPE to 741741 for help.
National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI)
NAMI Summit County is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with mental illness and their families through support, education and advocacy. NAMI has many programs including support groups, classes for families who can learn how to cope with issues when a loved one has mental illness, and awareness in the community.
Mental Health America
Mental Health America has screening tools, information for college students, workplace wellness, person-centered language, and recovery and support on their website www.mentalhealthamerica.net.
MentalHealth.gov helps you learn the basics about mental health. The site provides basic information about disorders, what signs to look for, how to start a conversation about mental health, and how to get treatment coverage.