Year: 2003 Source: London, UK: Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2003. 66p. SIEC No: 20040096

This report from the United Kingdom reviews the nature, prevalence & causes of mental health problems in higher education students. Existing services are reviewed & recommendations are presented for the development of strategic policy & best practices in relation to mental health promotion & the identification & treatment of mental ill health in this population. The recommendations are aimed primarily at those who commission & provide mental health services. (110 refs)