Adolescent psychiatry: Youth Well-being Study and REAL-SMART
Our group’s main focus of interest is the psychological and physical wellbeing of young people and the interaction between these two aspects. We also study the ways and reasons why young people use drugs and alcohol as well as possible interventive and preventive strategies.
We are currently utilizing these datasets:
The Youth Wellbeing Study
REAL-SMART project =
a) The Recognition and early intervention for alcohol and substance abuse in adolescence (REAL)
b) The Systemic metabolic alterations related to different psychiatric disease categories in adolescent outpatients (SMART)
Group members - UEF
Tommi Tolmunen Professor , School of Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine
Virve Kekkonen Clinical Lecturer , School of Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine
Outi Kaarre Early Stage Researcher, School of Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Psychiatry (incl. Ado...