Mental health will be the biggest problem facing young people by 2040, doctors warn

Joe Lepper
Thursday, February 25, 2021

The biggest challenge facing children and young people by 2040 will be poor mental health, according to a Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) report.

More doctors will need training in mental health support, the report states. Picture: Adobe Stock
More doctors will need training in mental health support, the report states. Picture: Adobe Stock

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