What was it like being a teenager during the depression?

Answer Teenagers' lives were greatly impacted by the Great Depression. Three-quarters of those who worked were unemployed, many took on responsibilities at home and some were uprooted completely in search... Read More »

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How to Get Over Depression As a Teenager?

Teenagers should be excited about starting a different grade or worried about their test. They shouldn't feel pain that no one deserves.

If a parent cannot control a teenager can they give up custody of the teenager to the state?

So long as they are under the age of 18, then yes you can. But why would anyone want to put their own child into care! It may be a long hard road but there are plenty of organisations out there to ... Read More »

Anti-Depression Medication for Juvenile Depression?

Antidepressant medications are often prescribed in conjunction with psychotherapy for adolescents suffering from depression. The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that approximately fiv... Read More »

If you have most of the signs of depression, do you have depression?

You may very well be. If you have this many symptoms, it's worth it to go to a doctor and see what he has to say. Online tests can give you an idea, but can't diagnose you. If you have always thoug... Read More »