Impact of family, neighborhood on mental health revealed in comprehensive study

4 mayo 2015

A team of researchers from Sweden and the United States has examined the potential role of the family environment and neighborhood factors on mental health outcomes in a new study. The study includes highly detailed data on over 500,000 children in Sweden and covers a timespan of more than a decade. During the course of the study, 4.8 percent of the children developed a psychiatric disorder.