Shortage Of Mental Health Providers Is Taking A Toll On Hawaii Teens

From 2012 to 2016, 47 Hawaii youths ages 10 to 19 killed themselves. A shortage of mental health providers is one of the obstacles to providing mental health care to youths, to the point that extreme cases sometimes get sent to the mainland. Currently, 14 Hawaii youths are at specialized treatment facilities thousands of miles from […]

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3 Published By - Honolulu Civil Beat - Investigative Reporting - 2017.10.13. 12:01
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