What are the causes of child depression?

Answer Like adult depression, child depression can be caused by a variety of factors. Some are external, some internal. Environment, genetics, illness and learning difficulties can each play a role when a... Read More »

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Can depression hurt an unborn child?

Yes. Depression can cause the mother to have a miscarriage. It can also cause the child to have a low threshold for negative emotion. The thing is, you can't take many antidepressants while you are... Read More »

How can i help an adult child with their major depression?

When adults are faced with stressful situations, such as financial difficulties, health problems or the death of a loved one, the feelings of unhappiness and anger sometimes linger for many months.... Read More »

Adoptees & Depression: More as a child or as an adult?

It started around 12 and has never gone away completely. It got much worse after I lost my son ( well duh ) but I can't really remember not having some depression related to my adoption. Maybe for ... Read More »

Can people who take medication for depression adopt a child?

AnswerI don't see why not, as long as you continue to take your medication:)