Prevention and early intervention for depression in adolescence and early adult life

@article{Harrington1998PreventionAE,
  title={Prevention and early intervention for depression in adolescence and early adult life},
  author={R. Harrington and A. Clark},
  journal={European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience},
  year={1998},
  volume={248},
  pages={32-45}
}
  • R. Harrington, A. Clark
  • Published 1998
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience
  • Abstract Over the past decade there has been increasing interest in the possibility that early intervention might prevent mental disorders later in life. Indeed, in the United Kingdom the Department of Health recommends that health promotion should be one of the main functions of child mental health services, a suggestion that has been endorsed by professional bodies. It is easy to see why both purchasers and providers of mental health services would be interested in prevention, but will… CONTINUE READING
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