According to the 2023 State of Mental Health in America report, in the United States, there are 350 individuals for every one mental health provider.
In 2022, 50 million Americans (21%) experienced a mental illness—more than 12 million adults reported “serious” suicidal thoughts, and nearly 3 million youth experienced severe major depression. Yet, more than 28 million adults with mental illness (55%) received no treatment: about 10 million of them couldn’t afford treatment, and 23% of those who were mentally unhealthy half of the time (at least 14 days per month) couldn’t afford to see a doctor.
Twenty-something entrepreneur and host of The Diary Of A CEO podcast which features 1-on-1 interviews with renowned guests, including world-leading trauma expert Gabor Mate.
MedCircle educates people who live with mental illness so they can take control of their own mental health. The platform features interviews with psychiatrists and psychologists, offering insights into diagnoses and the processes doctors use to diagnose, as well as treatment options, the risks and benefits each doctor considers, and how they prescribe a treatment, therapy and/or medication.
Dr. Andrew Huberman is a neuroscientist and professor of neurobiology and ophthalmology, and the host of the Huberman Lab podcast where he discusses neuroscience and science-based tools, including how our brain and body work together to control our perceptions, behaviors, and health.