Research brief: Young reluctant to seek help on mental health

April 2004
GP: General Practitioner;4/12/2004, p13
The article reports that only one in five young people with suicidal thoughts would seek help from a general practitioner. According to a research in Great Britain, a high proportion of young people with mental health problems do not seek medical help. Men were less likely to seek help than women and had a higher symptom threshold for seeking help.


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