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The Cause and Consequence of Mental Health Problems Among At-Risk Youth

01 Nov 2015

Health care providers who care for minority teens and young adults witness firsthand the enormous impact that childhood poverty has on physical, mental, and behavioral health and well-being. The relationship between poverty, stress, and mental health is especially evident among the excessively high population of poor and minority youth in the juvenile justice system.

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