Psychiatr Serv 2021 Jul 29:appips202000133. Epub 2021 Jul 29.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Davis School of Medicine (Grattan, Tryon, Lara, Niendam), and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research (Melnikow), University of California, Sacramento, Sacramento; ISN Innovations, Institute for Social Neuroscience, Melbourne, Australia (Grattan); Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Gabrielian); Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, West Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Gabrielian).
Objectives: The experience of homelessness for young people can affect social, emotional, and physical development, resulting in poorer physical and mental health outcomes. To reduce rates of youth homelessness, a better understanding of both risk and resilience is needed to inform future intervention development. This article presents a systematic review of published research reporting risk or resilience factors related to homelessness among young people in Western countries. Read More