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Understanding the Biology
of Mental Illness

Originally developed as part of a Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama patch program called Change of Mind coordinated by ADMH’s Office of Public Information & Community Relations, this presentation is relevant for people of all ages who want to learn more about mental illness. The focus is on explaining what a mental illness is, the six functions of the brain, how mental illness affects the brain, what causes a mental illness and treatment of mental illnesses.

You may view or download the presentation by clicking on the links below. If you would like a free copy on DVD, please call the Office of Planning & Resource Development at 334-242-3417.

Media Length: 8 min, 46 secs Download View in external player
16.1 MB .wmv file
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