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(Australia) "1 in 7 primary schoolkids have significant mental health disorders..."

May 6, 2018, (Australia) Sydney Morning Herald: Schools turn to mindfulness to tackle student anxiety https://www.smh.com.au/education/schools-turn-to-mindfulness-to-tackle-student-anxiety-20180504-p4zdez.html "In the last two years, the number of teachers using the mindfulness program has doubled." Child and adolescent psychologist Michael Carr-Gregg said schools' interest in improving overall wellbeing comes as the number of young people being diagnosed with mental health issues skyrockets. "We know that one in seven primary schoolkids have significant mental health disorders, and one in four kids have psychological problems in high school," Dr Carr-Gregg said. "I think every year in the last five years that number has gotten bigger. If we just sit on our hands and do nothing, the only thing that can occur is we'll have the same problem, if not worse." …