Tuesday, February 25, 2014

About Teens: Teen Depression and the Winter Blues

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4 Types of Depression Commonly Found in Teens
Adolescent depression comes in several forms and it doesn't always look the same as adult depression. Learn about the types of depression that are most commonly found in teens. 
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10 Ways Assertiveness Skills Help Teens
Teaching teens how to be behave assertively isn't something many parents think about. However, there are a lot of benefits to learning how to speak up in a respectful manner. Teens who can behave assertively can resist peer pressure, gain confidence and seek help from their teachers, to name a few.
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Common Mental Health Issues in Teens
Depression isn't the only mental health issue parents should be watching out for. There are several other mental health problems that commonly impact teens. Learn what symptoms and warning signs you should be on the lookout for.
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When to Seek Mental Health Treatment for a Teen
Although most parents would hesitate to seek treatment if their child had a physical health problem, there's a stigma that often comes attached to mental health issues that make some parents less apt to seek treatment for mental illness. Find out when you should consider mental health treatment for your teen.

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