Adolescent Mental Health & Adversity – Report

The latest findings from the Inform – YSP project were published on Thursday the 22nd of February 2024.  They make for stark but important reading. You can download the report here.

This research explores risk and protective factors for adolescent mental health and self-harm, using data from the 2018, 2020 and 2022 Planet Youth surveys.

The findings were also discussed at the Broadening the Debate: Understanding the social context of youth mental health seminar day,  where there were presentations by Prof. Barbara Dooley, Dr Charlotte Silke , Mr Dean Kenny, Dr Ingunn Marie Eriksen and Prof. Margaret Barry.

You can find out more by visiting the project’s webpage on the University of Galway website.