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Adults Aged 18 and Older Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling,* by Type and Sex, 2008

Adults Aged 18 and Older Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling,* by Type and Sex, 2008
Treatment/Counseling Type Percent of Adults
Female Male

*Excludes treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents could report more than one type of treatment.

Source II.3: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey on Drug Use and Health

Any Type of Treatment/Counseling 17.2 9.3
Prescription Medication 14.8 7.5
Outpatient 8.5 5.0
Inpatient 1.0 0.7

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