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Mental Health

An estimated 20 percent of the population is estimated to be going through some sort of mental illness. In McHenry County, that would mean more than 60,000 people could have a mental illness.

The Northwest Herald's three-day series looks at the support offered, stigma associated, and solutions being pursued to help those with a mental illness.

The need for psychiatrists

A problem facing those in need of mental health services is finding a psychiatrist to visit.Todd Sch…
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