Introduction to the Special Issue on Adolescent and Young Adult Health: Why We Care, How Far We Have Come, and Where We Are Going.

TitleIntroduction to the Special Issue on Adolescent and Young Adult Health: Why We Care, How Far We Have Come, and Where We Are Going.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsDevine KA, Monaghan M, Schwartz LA
JournalJ Pediatr Psychol
Volume42
Issue9
Pagination903-909
Date Published2017 Oct 01
ISSN1465-735X
Abstract

This special issue on adolescent and young adult (AYA) health comprises 15 original articles. The special issue recognizes the importance of AYA-focused research, highlights unique issues across the AYA period, and showcases cutting-edge research focused on AYAs. We describe the rationale for focusing on the AYA population, themes of the special issue, and future directions.

DOI10.1093/jpepsy/jsx101
Alternate JournalJ Pediatr Psychol
PubMed ID29046043