Mental Illness is a Disease of the Brain - Richland County Mental Health & Recovery Board

Mental Illness is a Disease of the Brain

February 1, 2010

Scientists studying the brain have found that mental illnesses are associated with changes in the brain’s structure, function, and chemistry. Over the last several years, research has led to an increased understanding of the biological basis of mental illness which has has resulted in less distinction between many mental illnesses and other brain disorders such as epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, and multiple sclerosis ...

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