The Young Australian Loneliness Survey: understanding loneliness in adolescence and young adulthood Research summary

@inproceedings{Lim2019TheYA,
  title={The Young Australian Loneliness Survey: understanding loneliness in adolescence and young adulthood Research summary},
  author={Michelle H Lim and Robert Eres and Claire E. Peck},
  year={2019}
}
Loneliness can affect anyone, but it may be particularly common among young people. Adolescents and young adults are often well-connected to strong social structures such as families, friends, schools, universities, work environments, social media, sport, and interest groups. However, critical transitions that characterise youth (e.g. leaving school and/or home, beginning higher education or work) can be stressful and compromise these connections and supports, increasing social vulnerability… Expand
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