Status: Baseline only

  
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Baseline only

Most Recent Data:
73.3 percent (2018)

Target:
82.4 percent

Desired Direction:
Increase desired

Baseline:
73.3 percent of children aged 4 to 17 years with mental health problems received treatment in 2018

Increase the proportion of children with mental health problems who receive treatment

Target-Setting Method
Projection

Summary

Many children in the United States have mental health problems, but most of them don’t get treatment. Individual, group, and family therapy can help treat mental health problems in children.