Tag: homelessness

1. In a recent survey, runaway and homeless youth reported significantly higher rates of depression, self-injury, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts as compared to stably housed participants. 2. Of the mental health outcomes assessed, youth who reported a history of both unaccompanied homelessness and running away had the highest prevalence...
1. Over the course of 24 months, compared to youth receiving treatment as usual, homeless youth assigned to “Housing First” had increased housing stability. 2. Despite leading to greater housing stability, “Housing First” was not associated with significant quality of life improvements over controls. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: Homelessness...