Medication alone not enough to treat mental health issues in Kiwi kids, UNICEF warns

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A global report investigating the mental health of children and teenagers is calling for urgent funding to help children, and New Zealand is not immune.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Professor, Sally Merry, lead researcher who worked on SPARX, said new tools such as SPARX would offer young people help even if they struggled to access in-person care, or as a preventative measure.


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