Benefits of Youth Mental Health Screening
Thursday, January 27, 2022
Youth substance use, mental illness and suicide have reached alarming levels in many NJ communities and the COVID-19 pandemic has escalated these issues.
This presentation will address the importance of understanding that youth substance use and mental health problems can be prevented and interrupted early on. One way to do this is assessing youth substance use or mental illness through screening all youth, even those whose substance use or mental illness is not apparent.
Last Updated: 01/10/22