Exclusion from school can trigger long-term psychiatric illness

 ADHD in the News 2017-07-20

Excluding children from school may lead to long- term psychiatric problems and psychological distress, a study of thousands of children has shown. Research by the University of Exeter, published in the journal Psychological Medicine this month, found that a new onset mental disorder may be a consequence of exclusion from school. The study also found that – separately – poor mental health can lead to exclusion from school. https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-07-exclusion-school-trigger-long-term-psychiatric.html