May is National Mental Health Month
By Syracuse Community Health CenterPosted on 05/06/13
Pathways to Wellness-this year's theme for May is Mental Health Month-calls attention to strategies and approaches that help all Americans achieve wellness and good mental and overall health.
Wellness is essential to living a full and productive life. We may have different ideas about what wellness means, but it involves a set of skills and strategies to prevent the onset or shorten the duration of illness and promote recovery and well-being. It's about keeping healthy as well as getting healthy and is more than absence of disease.
Wellness involves complete general, mental and social well-being. And mental health is an essential component of overall health and well-being. The fact is our overall well-being is tied to the balance that exists between our emotional, physical,... Continue
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