Teen depression


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Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Discusses the prevalence of depression, the difference between depression and sadness, signs and symptoms of depression, how teens can ask for help, self-care, ways in which depression can affect relationships, and that depression is not the “fault” of the individual. Provides resources for further information. Hard copies are available for order.