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This resource explains the difference between counseling and counseling skills, and reviews how mental health issues affect children’s behavior, self-esteem, motivation, and achievement.
Chapter 4: What are the Causes of Mental Illness in Young People?
What are the Causes of Mental Illness in Young People?
There is, of course, no simple answer to this question. It is likely that a mental illness in a young person is caused by a complex interplay of biological, psychological and environmental factors. Mental illness rarely has one cause; it is more likely to be multifactorial. What is ...