Mental Health Quiz



#1. What are the pillars of NAMI’s mission? ? Hint: We have classes and we hold support groups and we engage with our community as well as political leaders.

Good try, but not quite.  NAMI provides Education (our classes), Advocacy (we engage with law makers), Support (We hold support groups) and Awareness (We conduct community outreach and presentations)

#2. Which statement is correct concerning suicide in young people ? Would we be bringing up suicide if it wasn't a serious concern?

The correct answer is #4 Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death in the U.S. in people 15-24 years old

#3. Pick the one answer that is not true ? Think about it this why - NAMI believes in recovery and hope

Sorry, that’s incorrect.  Mental health conditions are not limiting – you can achieve your goals

#4. How many adults and how many youth in the US, on average, will experience a mental health condition at some point in their lives? ? In New Mexico it is 1 in 4, what do you think it is nationally?

Good try, but in the US 1 in 5 adults and 1 in 5 youth will experience a mental health condition at some point in their lives.  It’s ever a greater ratio in New Mexico – 1 in 4.

#5. What do these famous people have in common? ? Think about the topic of this quiz

Nope, that’s wrong.  These famous people all hav (or had in the case of those deceased) some type of mental health condition.