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Millions of people with mental illnesses in china and india going untreated, study finds we manage an astonishing degree of disregard in not treating a large majority of people with mental illnesses in every the under-treatment of people with mental illness is a major scandal and. Families and the debate on mental health january 25 i'm concerned the national discussion of mental illness may further stigmatize (putting it nicely) or further discriminate many people could benefit from treatment but because they are not sick enough. Introduction people who have mental illness encounter various challenges that complicate their lives caused from stigma on mental illness, such as lack of social support, housing, employment, and affecting their mental health treatment (borinstein, 1992 overton & medina, 2008. The pronounced lack of insight seen in more severe mental illnesses is extremely difficult to change one suggested approach to help improve insight is the leap (listen 8 reasons why people don't get treatment for mental illness 9 benefits of support groups. How to get better care for mentally ill - mental illness policy org there are many reasons people with serious mental illness go off treatment most money spent goes to improving mental 'health' not treating mental illness people with serious mental illness are usually sent to. When the mask comes off is a video documentary featuring young people discussing their experiences of living with mental illness hear stories of struggle on their journey from misperception and alienation toward self-acceptance and healing the documentary comes with adaptable discussion guides.