Mental Health Status Improvement
MHMD-4.1 Reduce the proportion of adolescents aged 12 to 17 years who experience major depressive episodes (MDEs)
Leading Health Indicators are a subset of Healthy People 2020 objectives selected to communicate high-priority health issues.
|Baseline:||8.3 percent of adolescents aged 12 to 17 years experienced a major depressive episode in 2008|
|Target-Setting Method:||10 percent improvement|
National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), SAMHSA
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.