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8 Tips For Parents Of Teens With Depression

Posted 05.05.2014 | Parents

By Cari Nierenberg, Contributing writer Published: 05/01/2014 10:53 AM EDT on LiveScience The teenage years are notoriously turbulent. Adolescen...

What Schools Are -- And Are Not -- Doing To Treat Mental Illness In Teens

AP | KELLI KENNEDY | Posted 01.25.2014 | Parents

MIAMI (AP) — After his father was diagnosed with cancer, a 15-year-old Champaign, Ill., teen started skipping school, erupting in angry outbursts, y...

Teens, Anxiety and School Safety

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 10.26.2013 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Let's collectively hope and pray that your teens do not have to deal with real or perceived school disasters this year. Nonetheless, no topic should be off limits: correct?

The Lonely Epidemic

Anna Caltabiano | Posted 03.18.2013 | Teen
Anna Caltabiano

It's normal not to feel perfect 100 percent of the time. We are supposed to have bad days and other days that feel down right horrible. That's normal.

My Biggest Secret

Jeskiret Bains | Posted 12.10.2012 | Teen
Jeskiret Bains

This is the story of my struggle with something not even my closest family members and friends know about, until now.

Just Because You Can't See It Doesn't Mean It's Not There

Daniel Wang | Posted 11.07.2012 | Teen
Daniel Wang

The happiest, sprightliest person you know may be the one with the hidden mental illness. She may be the one who's too afraid of how people will react to tell the truth and seek help.

Catherine Pearson

Surprising News About Depression And Teenage Girls

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.27.2012 | Parents

New government data shines a light on just how many pre-teen and teenage girls may grapple with depression, finding that adolescent girls suffer from ...

Why Treatment Is Critical for Youth With Mental Illness

Michelle Roberts | Posted 07.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Michelle Roberts

Childhood is supposed to be a time of curiosity, learning and growth. But children and teens with serious emotional or behavioral problems often miss out on these normal developmental phases.