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Becoming an Adult: Challenges for Those with Mental Health Conditions [English and Spanish versions]
Psychiatry Information in Brief
  • Maryann Davis, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Kathryn Sabella, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Lisa M. Smith, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Amanda Costa, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Publication Date
10-2011
Document Type
Transitions RTC
Abstract
A Spanish translation of this publication is available for download under "Additional Files" below. This brief will describe psychosocial development and family life cycle changes during the transition to adulthood in typical youth and youth with serious mental health conditions (SMHC). We also describe additional challenges this population faces, and what can be done to support them and improve their outcomes. Originally published as: Transitions RTC Research Brief 3, 2011.
Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0
Keywords
  • transition to adulthood,
  • youth,
  • serious mental health conditions (SMHC),
  • Spanish
Citation Information
Maryann Davis, Kathryn Sabella, Lisa M. Smith and Amanda Costa. "Becoming an Adult: Challenges for Those with Mental Health Conditions [English and Spanish versions]" (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/maryann_davis/40/