Pervasive Effect of Psychological Distress on General Public and Caregivers of a Person with Mental Illness: A Review

Psychological distress is a global phenomenon arresting people with Common Mental Disorders (CMD). Prolonged distress often leads to severe mental illness too. The current lifestyle has created this menace affecting the general public and caregivers of people with mental illness. The current review paper has discussed the pervasive effect of psychological distress on different kinds of populations and how it affects them. Through legislation, private, and public entities and government policies can effectively create a healthy lifestyle and minimize psychological distress.