Teaming Up to Fight Mental Illness

Published 04/25 2014 08:08PM

Updated 04/25 2014 08:17PM

Local health professionals and faith leaders are coming together to help those with mental illnesses.

They came together for a conference today at the All Nations Church in Henrietta.

The national institutes of health found people with mental health issues often turn to the church before a doctor. Now pastors are learning from the health professionals on how to better help those in need.

Mental illness impacts one in four adults and one in 10 children in the United States.

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