May is Mental Health Month. Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have often taught about the importance of mental health. Below are some of the resources provided by the Church about mental and emotional health.
Whether you are just discovering the importance of caring for your own emotional and mental health, learning to cope with a mental illness, or searching for solutions to help a loved one, see these helpful resources.
Church’s Mental Health Site
See the Church’s Mental Health page in the Life Help section of the Church’s website (MentalHealth.ChurchofJesusChrist.org) to learn about Church teachings and find practical help in a gospel context. The page offers general principles and helpful videos. Available on the Church’s website and in the Gospel Library App.
Church Videos about Mental Health
Watch videos about mental health in the Church’s Gospel Media library.
- Church News article: “May is Mental Health Month. Read what Church leaders have taught about it.”
- List on LDS365 of Best Mental Health Resources
- Church’s Life Help resources on various topics
- Guide to Recognizing and Treating Depression in Older Adults from Sixty and Me