Conditions and Diagnoses

You may have been told you have a particular Mental health condition or have been given a diagnosis and are unsure what this means.

If you’ve been diagnosed with a mental health problem you might be looking for information on your diagnosis, treatment options and where to go for support. Mind will help you learn more.

It is important to remember that if you are given a diagnosis, it does not mean that you are limited by it and many young people have one or more diagnoses and continue to function well on a day to day basis and lead positive lives. It is also important to remember that if you are not given a diagnosis, it does not mean that you have no reason to be struggling and you should continue to seek support if you need it.