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The State of Mental Health in America (2020)

Youth mental health is worsening. From 2012 to 2017, the prevalence of past-year Major Depressive Episode (MDE) increased from 8.66 percent to 13.01 percent of youth ages 12-17. Now over two million youth have MDE with severe impairment.

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Healthy Kids Colorado Survey (2017)

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Prepared by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) in partnership with Colorado Department of Education (CDE), Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS), Colorado Department of Public Safety (CDPS) and the Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.

Systematic review of resilience-enhancing, universal, primary school-based mental health promotion programs (2018)

BMC Psychology

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author: Fenwick-Smith A, Dahlberg EE, and Thompson SC

Pilot evaluation of a tablet-based application to improve quality of care in child mental health treatment (2019)

Behavioral Therapy

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author: Davidson T.M., Bunnell BE, Saunders BE, Hanson RF, Danielson CK, Cook D, Chu BC, Dorsey S, Adams ZW, Andrews AR 3rd, Walker JH, Soltis KE, Cohen JA, Deblinger E, Ruggiero KJ