Social Workers, Counselors, MFTs

Americans Becoming More Open About Mental Health

November 08, 2019

Americans adults mostly harbor positive views about mental health, though some stigma remains.

Most Americans harbor positive views about mental health disorders and treatment, according to the results of a survey conducted by The Harris Poll on behalf of the American Psychological Association.

A total of 87% of American adults agreed that having a mental health disorder is nothing to be ashamed of, and 86% said they believe that people with mental health disorders can get better, according to the poll ... (view the Research Brief below for the full story).