Adolescent mental health.

  title={Adolescent mental health.},
  author={Sally I Powers and Stuart T. Hauser and L A Kilner},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  volume={44 2},
Definitions and descriptions of adolescent mental health are beginning to be grounded in psychologists' empirical studies of a wide variety of patterns of adaptation to adolescence. Three major themes guiding current research relevant to mental health in adolescence are discussed in this article: (a) a focus on analysis of interindividual differences to describe variety in adaptation; (b) the integration of biological, psychological, social, and cultural variables in models of adolescence; and… CONTINUE READING
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