Improving the health of children in NSW: mental health issues for children
Suzanne Pope and Beverley Raphael
New South Wales Public Health Bulletin
9(10) 114 - 117
This article examines how a public health framework can be applied to the mental health of children and adolescents. It describes the epidemiology of mental health problems in children and adolescents, some of the factors associated with an increased or a decreased risk of mental health problems, and gives examples of prevention interventions that apply a public health approach.
Full text doi:10.1071/NB98036
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