Mental Health Disorder

Examining Rates of Long-Term Opioid Use in Youth With Psychiatric Disorders

Examining Rates of Long-Term Opioid Use in Youth With Psychiatric Disorders

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Adolescents with anxiety, mood, neurodevelopmental, sleep, and nonopioid substance use disorders and most mental health treatments were significantly more likely to receive opioids.

Majority of Opioid Rx for Patients With Mental Disorders

Majority of Opioid Rx for Patients With Mental Disorders

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More than half of all opioids prescribed in the United States are for patients who have a mental health disorder.

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