By Aaron Blumer May 18 2018 CounselingMental IllnessAmerican Culture"To learn more about the specific types of counseling Americans are seeking out, MidAmerica Nazarene University recently performed a study where they looked at and analyzed Google search data—and the results are surprising." CToday 512 reads There is 1 Comment Interesting methodology Bert Perry - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 3:48pm Given my innate curiosity about all kinds of things, I kinda shudder to think what a study that included my Google search history would say about me with this methodology. A better way of estimating the prevalence of mental health services is to actually count the # of prescriptions issued for mental health drugs. The gist of the article is correct--that a huge portion of people have loved ones who are getting care for mental health issues--but the methodology is iffy, IMO. Aspiring to be a stick in the mud.