Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Population Health and Health Policy

Rural-Urban Differences in Access to Children's Mental Health Services

Duration: 
1/1/2006 - 1/31/2007
Director: 
David Lambert
Principal Investigator: 
David Hartley
Collaborators: 
Urban Institute
Abstract: 

This study uses data from the Urban Institute's National Survey of America's Families to examine and compare the use of mental health services by rural and urban children, age 6 to 17, relative to their need for mental health care, family income, and insurance status.

Start Date: 
Sun, 2006-01-01
End Date: 
Wed, 2007-01-31
Legacy Muskie ID: 
3 990