National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

ANYSMH: YTH RCVD SPECIALTY MENTAL HEALTH SRVC IN PST YR

NOTE: The following five variables were created to generate
multi-year trend estimates for the 2007 Detailed Tables.
These variables contain information on the general types of
mental health services received by youths in the past year
for problems with behavior or emotions that were not caused
by alcohol or drugs.

The following variable, ANYSMH, indicates whether a youth
reported receiving specialty mental health services in the
past year from any of 7 specific inpatient/residential or
outpatient specialty sources for problems with behavior or
emotions that were not caused by alcohol or drugs. This
variable was created based on the following 7 source of
treatment variables: stayed overnight in a hospital
(YHOSP), stayed in a residential treatment facility
(YRESID), spent time in foster care (YFOST), spent time
in a day treatment facility (YDAYTRT), received treatment
from a mental health clinic (YCLIN), from a private
therapist (YTHER), and from an in-home therapist (YHOME).
Youths who reported a positive response (source variable=1)
to one or more of the 7 questions were included in the yes
category regardless of how many of the 7 questions they
answered. Youths who did not report a positive response,
but answered all 7 of the questions were included in the no
category. Youths who did not report a positive response and
did not answer all the questions, and adults were included
in the unknown/18+ category.
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
0 No (All above source variables=0) 15,64928.1%
1 Yes (Any above source variable=1) 2,4754.5%
Missing Data
-9 Unknown/Aged 18+ (See comment above) 37,47867.4%
Total 55,602 100%

Based upon 18,124 valid cases out of 55,602 total cases.

Location: 5336-5337 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2004.

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.