You're about to discover how to recognize the signs of depression in teens and what treatment will help them to combat their symptoms.
Depression can cause a person to function at a low level, especially when the person is being affected by psychological depression that can lead to being sad and inactive, having difficulty in thinking, and not being able to concentrate; when the person shows a significant increase or decrease in appetite and spends a lot of time sleeping and feeling hopeless; and sometimes suicidal tendencies are all associated with depression.
We are going to focus on teen depression and the signs and treatment. Therefore, what is teen depression? When a teenager is growing up and begins to encounter situations and circumstances that he or she has never experienced before, beginning from the basic unit of life - i.e., the family - to the larger contemporary society, the teenager may not be experienced in how to handle the problem. This often can lead to depression, and the above-mentioned symptoms of depression begin to develop and take a toll on them.
Here is a preview of what you'll learn: