Progress in adolescent mental health.

M. D. Weist, G. Ginsburg, M. Shafer

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This chapter reviews the status of emotional and behavioral problems in adolescents and current issues in their assessment and treatment. The authors emphasize the need for the development of mental health programs for adolescents in natural settings such as schools, and present a conceptual framework for intervention based on provider knowledge of risk and protective factors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAdolescent Medicine
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 1999
Externally publishedYes

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  • General Medicine


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