From ‘a slump’ to serious problems: mental health among young people in Utrecht is still under pressure

From a slump to serious problems mental health among young

Fresh Thoughts and Everything Okay recognize the picture that emerges from the research. Frisse Gedachtes focuses on students, Alles Okay is for young adults from 18 to 25 years old. “We have about eighty conversations a day, about everything: study, love, sexuality. We recognize the image that many young people struggle with mental problems,” says Franny Pouderoyen of Everything Okay. “Dozens of conversations are about emotional problems. It concerns young people who are in a dip, but also people who have suicidal thoughts. For example, we hear a lot about loneliness and depression.”