Depressed teens and how to reach them. That is the big question. There is several amounts of information and research that has been conducted showing the benefits of counseling for depressed teens. Cognitive behavioral therapy is seen as one of the most effective modalities in helping our teens with depression, anxiety and fear.
Teen depression is very serious. Depression in teens lead to a series of problems such as: Isolation, sadness and loss of interest in activities they once enjoyed, extreme moodiness, withdraw from peers and family, thoughts of suicide. It not only leads to emotional problems but physical ones as well. Symptoms can be different in teens than we see in adults.