Many adolescents suffer from anxiety, and for a variety of reasons. Sometimes, it’s hard why they’re behaving like they are. If your child is displaying any of these 11 signs, they may be suffering from teen anxiety. Have you ever calmly given instructions to a teenager and have them blow up on you in response?
The statistical reports on mental health among students is alarming, and as these numbers continue to rise, so does the need for mental illness awareness in schools. One in five students have a mental illness. Since most schools have an average of 25 students per class, this means five of them could have a mental
Is your teen one of the 3.2 million who had a major depressive episode last year? We are seeing a large rise in teen depression rates, but there are ways that you can help raise awareness of this phenomenon. The National Institute on Mental Health reports 3.2 million represents 13 percent of the teen population.
October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and to do our part, we’ll discuss the common signs of bullying behavior to recognize. One in five teenagers in the United States are bullied. Over 160,000 teens have skipped school due to being bullied. The most common types of bullying among teens includes verbal harassment, social harassment, physical