Use of Mental Health Services by Children Ages Six to 11 With Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties.

@article{Simon2015UseOM,
  title={Use of Mental Health Services by Children Ages Six to 11 With Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties.},
  author={Alan E. Simon and Patricia N. Pastor and Cynthia A. Reuben and Larke Nahme Huang and Ingrid D Goldstrom},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2015},
  volume={66 9},
  pages={930-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The authors reported use of mental health services among children in the United States between ages six and 11 who were described by their parents as having emotional or behavioral difficulties (EBDs). METHODS Using data from the 2010-2012 National Health Interview Survey, the authors estimated the national percentage of children ages six to 11 with serious or minor EBDs (N=2,500) who received treatment for their difficulties, including only mental health services other than… CONTINUE READING