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How Common Is Mental Illness with Younger People?

  Did you know that mental illnesses develop in young children based on the way they grow up? If a child has an absent or abusive parent, the child may seek out ways to cope, which can include isolating from other people or even responding…
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When Can Mental Illnesses Start?

  It may come as no surprise that psychologists have shared that knowing the age at which mental illness typically begins allows preventative measures to be put in place whenever possible. Additionally, it allows therapists, psychologists,…