Mind Your Mind
Mental health affects all people.
Everyone is impacted by their mental health—regardless of culture, race, ethnicity, age, gender, or sexual orientation. 1 in 5 U.S. adults experiences a mental illness annually (NAMI). So if that includes you, know that you are not alone.
How Cobb Collaborative Helps
No one should feel so helpless that they decide to take their own life. Learn how to be an advocate for suicide prevention.
Adverse Childhood Experiences:
ACEs are potentially traumatic events that happen to children. We can all advocate for children in our community.
Mental Health Resources:
We’ve collected resources on many mental health issues to help you deal with whatever you’re facing.
What is Mind Your Mind
Mental health is one of the Cobb Collaborative’s main strategic initiatives to improve outcomes for all people and families in our community. Mind Your Mind exists to raise awareness, promote resiliency and reduce stigma around mental health. We partner with a number of organizations, including Resilient Georgia, to create mental health programs, services, and activities for Cobb County.
Why Healthy Mental Health Matters
1 in 5
1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness—and 1 out of 20 are serious.
Only 46% of those with a mental illness receive treatment.
1 in 6
1 in 6 youth (ages 6-17) experience a mental health disorder.
1 out of 8
Mental illnesses are involved in 1 out of every 8 emergency room visits.
Mental Health Updates
Recent Blog Posts
Cuida Tu Mente
Educarse sobre la salud mental es una de las mejores maneras en que te puedes ayudar a tí mismo y a las personas de tu familia y comunidad que luchan con problemas de salud mental. La salud mental es importante.
Get mental health resources
There is no shortage of resources for any mental health issue you might be facing.