UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Publication Date


Document Type



Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology | Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy


Approximately 760,000 emerging adults use outpatient psychotherapy in the U.S. each year (Olfson et al.2002). Emerging adults are 1.6-7.9 times more likely to drop out of mental health treatment than Fully mature adults (Edlund, 2002; Olfson Et al., 2002).This Study compared temporal patterns of attendance and non attendance between emerging and mature adults.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Implementation Science and Practice Advances Research Center Publications



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