Université de Neuchâtel

Not in Education, Employment, or Training Status Among Young Swiss Men. Longitudinal Associations With Mental Health and Substance Use

Baggio, Stéphanie ; Iglesias, Katia ; Deline, Stéphane ; Studer, Joseph ; Henchoz, Yves ; Mohler-Kuo, Meichun ; Gmel, Gerhard

In: Journal of Adolescent Health, 2015, vol. 56, no. 2, p. 238-243

Purpose Not in Education, Employment, or Training (NEET) youth are youth disengaged from major social institutions and constitute a worrying concern. However, little is known about this subgroup of vulnerable youth. This study aimed to examine if NEET youth differ from other contemporaries in terms of personality, mental health, and substance use and to provide longitudinal examination of...