A Profile of Anxiety Disorders in Australian Children and Youth – Findings from the Australian Child and Adolescent Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing

Posted on:July 6, 2018
Last Updated: August 16, 2020
Time to read: 4 minutes

Anxiety disorders in children and youth are known to be common world-wide and are both distressing and impairing.

Large-scale, national studies of the prevalence of mental health problems provide important data to inform the provision of mental health care and the planning, implementation and monitoring of mental health services.