Changes in psychological distress and psychosocial functioning for young people accessing headspace centres for mental health problems

Debra RICKWOOD, Kelly Mazzer, Nic Telford, Alexandra Parker, Chris Tanti, Patrick McGorry

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Abstract

Improving the mental health and wellbeing of adolescents and young adults is receiving increasing attention throughout the world.1 The Australian Government was the first to invest significant funds in a practical and systematic response to this challenge, initiating a national reform process that created new service platforms for young people through its founding of headspace, the National Youth Mental Health Foundation
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)537-542
Number of pages6
JournalMedical Journal of Australia
Volume202
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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