June 27, 2017

Innovations in Preventive Mental Health Care Services for Adolescents

This descriptive study examined programs designed to provide mental health-related preventive services to at-risk adolescents.  Qualitative interviews were conducted with state and local program directors and key personnel in public health and mental health departments and academic researchers who have initiated preventive services.

Buckelew, S., Yu, J., Brindis, C. D., & English, A. (2008). Innovations in preventive mental health care services for adolescents. Journal of Adolescent Health, 42(5), 519-525