Around the world mental health research and treatment have simply not been a priority. Yet the sociological and economic burden is huge. Current spending does not reflect this incredible cost to society.
MQ: Transforming Mental Health is a new initiative with big ambitions. We aim to raise money and fund exceptional research to close this gap. We believe that research will ultimately improve quality of life for the billions of people affected by mental illness.
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Mental illness affects us all. The numbers are staggering: 1 in 4 of us will experience a mental disorder at some point in our lives. The medical, social and economic costs of mental illness are huge. We need research that will give us better diagnostic, treatment and prevention tools to address this global problem.
Read more about why this is the start of a golden age of brain research and how you can play your part.