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Mental health is an important part of overall health for teens as well as adults. For many adults who have mental disorders, symptoms were present—but often not recognized or addressed—in childhood and adolescence. For a young person with
symptoms of a mental disorder, the earlier treatment is started, the more effective it can be. Early treatment can help prevent more severe, lasting problems as a child grows up.
Teens & Young Adults
Today, one in five teens
has a mental health disorder, such as depression or anxiety.
Click above to learn about the symptoms and signs of depression.
Teens & Young Adults...
Saint Luke's offer treatment for conditions like adolescent depression based on evidence-based therapy interventions to ensure the best outcomes for their patients.
The Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis, connecting people in crisis to trained Crisis Counselors. Their first priority is helping people move from a hot moment to a cool calm, guiding you to create a plan to stay safe and healthy.
Being a teenager can be tough. There are changes taking place in the body and brain that can affect how teens learn, think, and behave. And if teens are facing tough or stressful situations, it is normal to have emotional ups and downs. NIMH provides warning signs and assistance focused on teen depression
This guide helps parents recognize the signs and symptoms of depression and suggestions for how to help your teenager. Provided by helpguide.org, a nonprofit mental health and wellness website.
Mental Health America (MHA) is a community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and promoting the overall mental health of all. MHA’s work is driven by its commitment to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention services for all; early identification and intervention for those at risk; integrated care, services, and supports for those who need them; with recovery as the goal.