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How best to mobilise social support to improve children and young people’s loneliness

Bauer, Annette ORCID: 0000-0001-5156-1631, Stevens, Madeleine ORCID: 0000-0003-3540-3494, Knapp, Martin ORCID: 0000-0003-1427-0215 and Evans-Lacko, Sara ORCID: 0000-0003-4691-2630 (2021) How best to mobilise social support to improve children and young people’s loneliness. British Politics and Policy at LSE (14 Jun 2021). Blog Entry.

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Social support is a well-recognised protective factor for children’s mental health. Whilst many interventions exist that seek to mobilise social support to improve children’s mental health, not much is known about how to best do this. Annette Bauer, Madeleine Stevens, Martin Knapp, and Sara Evans-Lacko report key findings of a systematic review of the literature on approaches for preventing and reducing mental health problems among children and young adults.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: Personal Social Services Research Unit
Social Policy
Health Policy
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Date Deposited: 20 Aug 2021 14:33
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2023 14:18

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