Research Article

Associations between sleep quality and psychological distress in early adolescence

DOI: 10.2989/17280583.2020.1811288
Author(s): Daniel Jamieson, Australia, Denise A Beaudequin, Australia, Larisa T McLoughlin, Australia, Marcella J Parker, Australia, Jim Lagopoulos, Australia, Daniel F Hermens, Australia

Abstract

Background: Although numerous studies have reported an association between sleep quality and mental health, few have focused on this association exclusively in early adolescence. Targeting this age group is vital as many mental illnesses first emerge during adolescence and remain a significant burden throughout life.

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