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Less than half of youth with mental illness received adequate follow-up care, new study finds

posted Nov 19, 2012, 11:37 AM by dm gillis
For Immediate Release – November 19, 2012 (Toronto) Youth with mental illness are among the most vulnerable, but new research from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has found that less than half of Ontario youth aged 15 to 19 hospitalized with a psychiatric diagnosis received follow-up care with a primary care doctor or psychiatrist within a month after being discharged. Read more