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Kids and Depression

Learn about recognizing the symptoms of depression in children and teens and treatment options.

Depression Screening Quiz - Are your kids depressed?
A depression screening quiz to see if your child or teenager is depressed.

Can Kids Get Depressed?
My daughter's grades are dropping and she doesn't like going to school (3rd grade). She doesn't have any close friends and seems sad a lot. Is she too young to be depressed?

Antidepressants for Children
Review information about the black box warning about suicidality on antidepressants and whether the risks outweigh the benefits of treating your child with an antidepressant medication if he has depression or OCD.

Screening Children for Depression
Reviewing the risk factors and common symptoms of depression can help you to recognize if your child is depressed, so you can intervene early and get him help.

Childhood Depression
Depression affects many adolescents and children, causing school and behavioral problems and difficulty with relationships. Learn to recognize the symptoms of depression and how to get help.

Teen Depression Research Study
See if your child qualifies to participate in a study of depression in adolescents who do not respond to common treatments for depression.

Depression
Depression affects many adolescents and children, causing school and behavioral problems and difficulty with relationships. Learn to recognize the symptoms of depression and how to get help.

Depression - Information and Support
The starting place for exploring Depression. Support forums, links, articles and more.

Depression
Review the topic of depression in children, with a discussion of symptoms, treatments, and diagnosis.

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