Young people with depression and their experience accessing an enhanced primary care service for youth with emerging mental health problems: a qualitative study

@inproceedings{McCann2012YoungPW,
  title={Young people with depression and their experience accessing an enhanced primary care service for youth with emerging mental health problems: a qualitative study},
  author={Terence V McCann and Dan I. Lubman},
  booktitle={BMC psychiatry},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Despite the emergence of mental health problems during adolescence and early adulthood, many young people encounter difficulties accessing appropriate services. In response to this gap, the Australian Government recently established new enhanced primary care services (headspace) that target young people with emerging mental health problems. In this study, we examine the experience of young people with depression accessing one of these services, with a focus on understanding how they… CONTINUE READING
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