Behavioral Health
Signs & Symptoms

Behavioral health covers a wide variety of disorders, including: anxiety, depression, eating disorders, schizophrenia, and more. These illnesses are brain disorders that can appear for a variety of reasons, such as genetics and many different kinds of life experiences. It is important to understand that these illnesses are also common and treatable.

To learn about behavioral health signs and symptoms, please explore the resources below:


There are a wide variety of anxiety disorders, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and panic disorder. Learn how anxiety affects mental health.

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks.

Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder is a serious mental illness marked by unstable moods, behavior, and relationships.


Depression interferes with daily life and can cause pain for both you and those who care about you. Depression is a common, but serious illness.


Grief can affect us at any time for any number of reasons. This section offers information on grief and how to cope with unexpected circumstances.

Memory Problems

There are several terms that can be used to refer to a decline in brain function. “Dementia” and “cognitive impairment” are terms that refer to a set of symptoms that interfere with daily life, safety and independence.


Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe, and disabling brain disorder that can lead to symptoms that are difficult to deal with and cause instability.

Substance Use

Substance use often co-occurs with mental illness, making it difficult to detect and treat.


Suicidal behavior is complex. Some risk factors vary with age, gender, or ethnic group and may occur in combination or change over time.

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