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This issue of Focal Point discusses how social support can be harnessed to improve children's mental health. Articles in this issue define and recommend various methods of establishing and improving social support among families, mentors, and peers. Types of support examined include family–to–family support, wraparound, peer support, and natural support.
Social work with youth, Youth -- Mental health services, Young adults -- Mental health services, Social work with children
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Portland State University. Regional Research Institute, "Focal Point, Volume 20 Number 01" (2006). Research and Training Center - Focal Point. 29.