- One in four adults experiences a mental health disorder in a given year.
- Major depressive disorder affects 6.7% of American adults.
- According to the 2004 World Health Report, major depressive disorder is the leading cause of disability in the United States and Canada for ages 15-44.
- Anxiety disorders affect about 18.7% of American adults.
- Suicide is the eleventh-leading cause of death in the United States and the third-leading cause of death for people ages 10-24 years.