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Mental Health


Welcome to our mental health resources page, specially designed for individuals who are navigating the challenges of CLAs while prioritizing their mental well-being. LGDA is committed to fostering a community where you can access the resources and guidance you need to achieve both physical and emotional well-being on your journey.

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This video highlights the unique challenges that adults with rare diseases face in terms of mental health. Dr. Bogart's team found that individuals with rare diseases often experience diagnostic delays, insufficient psychological support, and significantly poorer quality of life and greater stigma compared to the general population.

Exploring the mental health needs of CLA patients and explore ways to provide comprehensive support for their overall well-being.