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This term is usually applied to health services at the tertiary education level, i.e., for adolescents and young adults, where the health problems include many associated with the stresses and strains of emotional development and the increasing intellectual challenges of higher education. Thus, there is more emphasis on mental health than in health services provided for younger school children. See also school health services.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.


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