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Debate: Is mental illness contagious?

We are constantly being told 'it is in our genes' But I feel perfectly normal kids can have their mental state changed because of mistreatment. I also feel that being exposed to mental illness can cause mental illness.What do you think and what are your experiences?

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  • Nov 4 2012: something kids get due to mistreatment are most likely anxiety disorders more than mental disorders.
    I have s friend with ADHD, Schizophrenia, and Bipolar (Manic - Depressive) Disorder. I have no problem hanging out with him and have not ever caught anything from him.

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