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Depression and Teenagers
A weekly update of content from childmind.org featuring parenting advice, in-depth articles, and the latest thinking on children’s mental health and learning disorders.
February 8, 2022
Misdiagnosis of Mood Disorders in Teenagers of Color
What we know about it, and how parents can help kids get the right diagnosis.
What Are the Symptoms of Depression in Teenagers?
Signs your child might be more than moody.
Depression and Irritability
How irritability and anger can be signs of depression in children and teenagers.
What to Do if You Think Your Teenager Is Depressed
Start by listening without judgment, not trying to 'fix' them.
Treatment for Depression
What parents need to know about therapy, medication and finding a good clinician.
Teens and Anger
How parents can model healthy coping skills.