Tar Heel Talk: May 15th, 2016

Topic: Mental Health


Guests:

Marci White, Executive Director, Mental Health America of the Triangle
Trish Hussey, Executive Director, Freedom House Recovery Center
Troy Manns, Substance Abuse Counselor, Freedom House Recovery Center

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, nearly 44 million adults experience mental illness in a given year. And 1 in 5 children ages 13-18 have, or will have a serious mental illness. May is Mental Health Month and an opportunity to learn more about this medical condition.