May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Also called Mental Health Month, this month focuses on raising awareness and support for mental health and treatment, as well as increasing the public's understanding of mental illness. It is important to continue supporting these efforts and goals this month and onward in hopes of continued progress.
One of the major difficulties in mental health industry is the limited options and access to care experienced by many living with mental health diagnoses. Providers are finding new ways for patients to connect and access high quality care regardless of geographical or other limitations.
The infographic below provides more information on Mental Health needs within the United States and how Telehealth video services may be used to increase access to care and support to those in need.