‘Mental health warning for jobless young people’

Four in ten jobless young people have suffered symptoms of mental illness as a direct result of unemployment, according to new research from the Prince’s Trust.

The youth charity warned that young people who were long-term unemployed were more than twice as likely as their peers to have been prescribed anti-depressants or believe that they had “nothing to live for”.

Follow the link below to read the full article:
http://www.cipd.co.uk/pm/peoplemanagement/b/weblog/archive/2014/01/02/39-mental-health-warning-for-jobless-young-people-39.aspx

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