Wellness - Mental Health | 10-18 yrs

Depression And Ways To Deal With It

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Did you notice anything odd about your teenage children? Don’t ignore it as just another teenage mood swings? As a parent, you need to keep them abreast about what’s going on in their teenage children’s life. Parents should be able to identify the issue which in gnawing their teenage minds and address it in a subtle way.

Depression is a serious mental health issue which could take teenagers to the brink. If left untreated, depression could lead to many complications like alcohol and drugs use, lower grades, difficulty in holding on to relationships and other behavioural problem. In extreme cases, it could even lead to suicides attempts and suicides.

International celebrities like Justin Beiber and Indian teen star, Zaira Wasim also admitted to having mental health issues and how they constantly struggle to deal with it.

There are several ways in which teenage depression can be deal with. Family members, especially parents play a huge role in it. Taking control of stress, reaching out to family and friends and seeking medical help when required are few of the steps you can take. 

Flip through the pages of our ClipBook to have deep insights into this serious issue.

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