Interventions and Treatment

Surfing, Dancing, Rollerskating Prescribed for Young People

December 11, 2022 | NWI

For a new research study in Britain, young people will take part in surfing, rollerskating and gardening to see whether sport, the arts and outdoor activities can make them less anxious and depressed. An earlier, smaller study found involvement improved young people’s personal and mental wellbeing, especially among those who were feeling the worst at the outset, and reduced loneliness.

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