Mental Health Surveillance Among Children — United States, 2013–2019
Examines mental disorders and indicators of poor mental health among children, mental health services for children, and positive indicators of mental health, based on data from nine federal surveillance systems. Includes rural data on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder; behavioral or conduct problems; depression; anxiety; autism spectrum disorder; Tourette syndrome; substance use disorder, alcohol use disorder, and/or illicit drug use disorder; suicidal ideation and suicide attempts; receipt of mental health treatment, services, and medication; and positive indicators of mental health.
Rebecca H. Bitsko, Angelika H. Claussen, Jesse Lichstein, et al.
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report) Supplements, 71(2), 1-42
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Alcohol use · Children and youth · Depression · Illicit drug use · Mental health · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Stress and stress disorders · Substance use and misuse · Suicide and suicide prevention