Depressive Symptoms Among Jordanian Youth: Results of a National Survey
Community Mental Health Journal, 07/27/2012
Ismayilova L et al. – Among males depressive symptoms were associated with poor economic status, low assertiveness and a higher likelihood of alcohol use and smoking. There is a need for mental health prevention programs for youth in Jordan that enhance youth’s social and emotional skills, strengthen parent–child relationships, and reduce violence in school, home and in the community.