Exploring the Potential of Technology-Based Mental Health Services for Homeless Youth: A Qualitative Study

  title={Exploring the Potential of Technology-Based Mental Health Services for Homeless Youth: A Qualitative Study},
  author={E. Adkins and Alyson K. Zalta and R. Boley and Angela C Glover and N. Karnik and Stephen M. Schueller},
  journal={Psychological Services},
  • E. Adkins, Alyson K. Zalta, +3 authors Stephen M. Schueller
  • Published 2017
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological Services
  • Homelessness has serious consequences for youth that heighten the need for mental health services; however, these individuals face significant barriers to access. New models of intervention delivery are required to improve the dissemination of mental health interventions that tailor these services to the unique challenges faced by homeless youth. The purpose of this study was to better understand homeless youths’ use of technology, mental health experiences and needs, and willingness to engage… CONTINUE READING
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