The United States is facing an unprecedented mental health crisis as two in five American adults reported experiencing symptoms of anxiety and depression in 2021.
Fortunately, the country has witnessed a sea change in recognizing the importance of mental health and self-care in recent years. But significant work still remains to create a system that recognizes the nuances and needs of those with mental illness.
How can we break down the stigma associated with mental illness? How can we build a comprehensive care system to support all individuals affected by it?
The Hill brings together lawmakers, mental health experts, and advocates to discuss these questions and more and explore why prioritizing mental health is intrinsically linked to good health overall.
The event is scheduled to begin at 8:15 a.m. ET.
Watch the live video above.
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