The mental health of older americans has been identified as a priority by the healthy people 2010 objectives 2 the 2005 white house conference on aging 3 and the 1999 surgeon generals report on mental health 4. Learn more about the symptoms of mental illness in the elderly get the facts on mental illness in the elderly during mental health awareness month 10 symptoms of mental illness as our loved ones age its natural for some changes to occur. The comprehensive mental health action plan for 2013 2020 is a commitment by all who member states to take specific actions to promote mental well being prevent mental disorders provide care enhance recovery promote human rights and reduce the mortality morbidity and disability for persons with mental disorders including in older adults. Mental and behavioral health care it is anticipated that the number of older adults with mental and behavioral health problems will almost quadruple from 4 million in 1970 to 15 million in 2030 apa advocates for the role of psychologists in helping older persons and their families overcome problems enhance well being and achieve maximum
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