Report details Tennessee youth mental challenges, access to care

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 22, 2023 6:16 PM CT | Published: February 22, 2023 11:28 AM CT

About a quarter of Tennessee’s children suffer from mental, emotional, developmental or behavioral disorders, according to the report. 


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Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 


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