Understanding Depression in Kids

Depression is a serious mental disorder. Here are resources to help you understand the warning signs, reasons your child can feel depressed, how to talk to them about depression and suicide, and when to get help.

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Is Social Media Making Your Kid Depressed?

Social media offers instant and constant feedback from peers. While this could be helpful in providing them support, it becomes a concern when this is the only way they express their needs to others.

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Understanding Seasonal Depression in Kids

Learn more about what causes seasonal depression in kids, warning signs and five ways to prevent it.

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Supporting Adolescents With Depression

Research shows a strong link between depression and suicide. We share with you how depression looks different in kids, signs and symptoms to watch out for, and how to get help.

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Suicide Myths: Depression is a Sign of Weakness

Depression is no different than any physical illness. Here are ways to challenge the idea that depression = weakness.


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