Depression in Children and Teens

Depression in Children and TeensWhat is Depression?
Depression is an emotional disorder characterized by an inability to concentrate, insomnia, and feelings of guilt and rejection.

Signs of Depression in Children and Teens


  • Poor appetite
  • Weight loss
  • Not enjoying playing
  • Less confident


  • No longer caring about themselves
  • No longer caring about family members
  • Not wanting to go to school
  • Lose interest in life activities
  • Eating more or sleeping more
  • Eating less or sleeping less

Reasons for Depression in Children and Teens:

  • Change of residence
  • Death of loved one
  • New school
  • Ill family member
  • Hormone changes

Depression in children and teens can be treated with medication and/or counseling. Our highly trained clinical staff can help identify and treat your child’s condition.

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