Digital technology & youth mental health. Part 1: Is technology good or bad?
When it comes to the provision of young people’s mental health services, an enormous gap exists between what we know and what we do. Clinical therapies are advancing in sophistication and effectiveness. Yet provision (infrastructure, capacity and funding) can’t keep up with the sharp rise in young people seeking help for issues such as anxiety, depression and eating disorders. Creative and effective delivery strategies are going to be essential if we are going to take advanta