In recent years, we have focused on living healthier, more well-rounded
lives. This has brought a particular focus on our mental wellness.
There are various definitions for mental wellness, but the truth is,
one’s mental wellness varies from person to person. Ones’ culture
and geographical location can significantly impact these views.
Stigma also has a major effect on one’s view and likelihood of seeking
treatment. This presentation will explore the concept of mental
wellness, discuss the worldwide prevalence, and provide an overview
of some of the more common mental health and substance use
disorders, and suicide.