Teen suicide is the third leading cause of death among teens, but teen suicide can often be prevented. If you know the warning signs of adolescent suicide — you might save a life. Keep reading for more information and tips on teen suicide prevention. Suicide occurs most often in teens […] Continue Reading…. Some eye opening information on teen suicide statistics, suicide prevention, and warning signs to help avoid teenage and adolescent suicide attempts. Teen suicide statistics can help you understand more about teen depression and how it affects teenage suicides.
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Depression can cause problems such as difficulties in school, difficulties with relationships, and decreased enjoyment of life. At its worst, depression can lead to suicide, one of the leading causes of death for teens in the United States. Take the time to educate yourself on this important and difficult subject for the health and happiness of your teen. Depression is an illness with many causes and many forms. The National Institute of Mental Health states that there are two common forms of depression: major depressive disorder and dysthymic disorder:. There are thought to be many causes of depression. The type of depression that an individual is diagnosed with depends upon the nature of their symptoms and their severity.
Teenage depression is a serious mental illness that affects millions of teenagers in the United States each year. Unfortunately only a small portions of teens with depression ever get professional help for their struggles with teenage depression. As teens grow and develop, the emotional changes they undergo can become […] Continue Reading….
Keep Reading. Bernard J. Wolfson For several months last spring and summer, my teen daughter, Caroline, experienced near-daily bouts of depression and debilitating panic attacks. During those episodes, she became extremely agitated,…. Find out more or adjust your settings.