Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/30580, first published .
A Text Message Intervention for Adolescents With Depression and Their Parents or Caregivers to Overcome Cognitive Barriers to Mental Health Treatment Initiation: Focus Groups and Pilot Trial

A Text Message Intervention for Adolescents With Depression and Their Parents or Caregivers to Overcome Cognitive Barriers to Mental Health Treatment Initiation: Focus Groups and Pilot Trial

A Text Message Intervention for Adolescents With Depression and Their Parents or Caregivers to Overcome Cognitive Barriers to Mental Health Treatment Initiation: Focus Groups and Pilot Trial

Brian Suffoletto 1, MS, MD;  Tina Goldstein 2, PhD;  David Brent 3, MD

1 Department of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University , Palo Alto, CA, US

2 Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh , Pittsburgh, PA, US

3 Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh , Pittsburgh, PA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Brian Suffoletto, MS, MD
  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Stanford University
  • 900 Welch Road, Suite 350
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 4129016892
  • Email: suffbp@stanford.edu