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Woman looking out window For adjustment disorders, claim lines for young adults (ages 19-30, including college-age individuals) increased 78 percent—more than for any other age group. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Health insurance claims for behavioral health treatment increased more than 100 percent in the 10-year-period between 2007 and 2017, a new study finds, with young people bearing a large share of those diagnoses. The study said that claim lines with behavioral health diagnoses increased 108 percent as a percentage of all medical claim lines from 2007 to 2017.


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