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    Mental illness and substance abuse cost employers approximately $80-$100 billion annually

    "This work is too big and too important to do alone. And the cost of inaction is devastatingly high."

    Lauren Abdill, Inaugural winner of the ULeader, Young Professional of the Year Award
    Mental illness affects 1 in 4 Americans.
    1 in 5 children suffer from some form of behavioral disorder.
    Mental illness and substance abuse cost employers approximately $80-$100 billion annually.
    Over half of all American Prisoners (up to three-fourths of females) suffer from a mental health disorder.