Teen Depression

Has your teen been in a funk? Here's what you need to know about teen depression including the signs and symptoms, effects, and treatment. Let these ideas help guide your kid out of the fog.

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Teen Depression: Statistics, Causes, and Treatment
Teenage depression might be more common than you think. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and how you can help as a parent.
Signs of Depression and Anxiety in Teens
Is your teenager’s irritability and isolation really a symptom of a mental health condition? Learn how to recognize the common signs of depression and anxiety in teens.
High School Launches '13 Reasons Why NOT' Project in Wake of Controversial Netflix Show
One high school wants to put a positive spin on the upsetting concept behind the popular show 13 Reasons Why Not on Netflix.
These Secret Hashtags Teens Use On Social Media Promote Dangerous Behavior
Researchers have found hidden hashtags teens are using on social media to connect with others engaging in risky or self-harming behavior. Here's what you need to know.
Alarming Report: Kids Who Spend Just 1 Hour a Day on Social Media Are Less Happy
Kids using social media is fairly inevitable but even just one hour online can make kids less content with their lives.
Mom Gets to Hear the Voice of Son Who Committed Suicide Through Kindness of Strangers
Proving true kindness exists, Redditors answered this mom's plea for help editing her late son's choir solo.

More Teen Depression

Depression Is on the Rise in Teens, Especially Among Girls
New research says there's been a rise in depression among adolescents and young adults in the last decade.
AAP: Screen All Kids for Cholesterol, Depression, and HIV
The American Academy of Pediatrics has released new recommendations for universal health screening for kids.