Mental well-being, mental distress and mental disorders among children and young adults – English summary
Publication This is the English summary of the report “Mental well-being, mental distress and mental disorders among children and young adults”. The report compiles knowledge about the meaning of different …
Children’s and young people’s mental health 2022
Funding Forte is responsible for a ten-year national research programme on mental health. This is the programme’s first call and researchers are invited to apply for project grants for research about children’s and young people’s mental health. In total, SEK 70 million is reserved for the period 2022-2025.
Newly arrived child migrants and the Swedish arrival structure – English summary
Publication The autumn of 2015 saw a significant increase in the number of asylum seekers in Sweden and increased pressure on the arrival structure as a result. Many of the asylum seekers were children, who came unaccompanied or with their families.
Report on preventing sexual abuse of children
Publication To determine the current state of knowledge in this research field, Forte was directed by the Swedish Government to evaluate interventions for adults who have committed, or are at risk of committing sexual abuse against children, as well as methods for assessing the risk of an adult (re)offending sexually against children.