Adolescent Depression in the Schools: Evidence-Based Prevention and Intervention Programs
Source: Now Is The Time TA Center (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: Document or Publication
Transformation Team Subjects: School-based Services, Youth & Young Adults of Transition Age
Key Topics: SED/SMI, Schools, Screening & Assessment, Specific Mental Health Challenge, Suicide Prevention, Treatment
This brief covers key considerations for schools to assess and treat major depression in adolescents. It also describes the costs and benefits of several best-practice, school-based depression strategies appropriate for different MTSS tiers.