Increase in the number of children visiting emergency rooms in need of mental health services

Increase in the number of children visiting emergency rooms in need of mental health services

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – There has been a steady increase in the number of children being seen in emergency rooms for behavioral health services, according to a study in the journal Pediatrics, and the increase began even before the COVID-19 pandemic, which has led to a record demand for psychological services for children. The effects of … Read more