Mental illness is a sign of weakness or personal failure. 

Mental illness is a medical condition and not a reflection of one's character or strength. 

People with mental illnesses are always dangerous. 

Most individuals with mental illnesses are not violent, and the majority are non-threatening. 

You can just "snap out of it" if you have a mental illness. 

Mental illnesses are complex and often require professional treatment and support. 

Mental illnesses are rare.

Mental illnesses are common, affecting millions of people worldwide.

Only "crazy" people have mental illnesses.

Mental illnesses can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender, or background.

Children can't have mental illnesses. 

Children and adolescents can experience mental health conditions, and early intervention is crucial. 

Medication is the only treatment for mental illness. 

Treatment options vary, including therapy, lifestyle changes, and support groups. 

Mental illness is a lifelong sentence. 

Many people with mental illnesses can manage their conditions and lead fulfilling lives with proper treatment and support. 

Talking about mental illness makes it worse. 

Open discussions about mental health reduce stigma and encourage seeking help when needed. 

Mental illnesses are not as serious as physical illnesses.

Mental illnesses can be just as debilitating and life-threatening as physical health conditions, and they deserve equal attention and care.

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