Increasing Number of Adolescents Receive Depression Diagnosis


The proportion of young people in Finland diagnosed with depression in specialised services is increasing, showed a study based on an extensive set of national data. An increasing number of adolescents seek and get help, but the increase in service use burdens specialised services. The study was conducted by the Research Centre for Child Psychiatry at the University of Turku.

Created 11.09.2019 | Updated 11.09.2019