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By On March 5th, 2019

70% of teens say mental health is ‘a major struggle’ for their peers

One of the most difficult parts of living with any mental illness – whether it is depression, substance abuse, schizophrenia, or an eating disorder – is how isolating they can be. Between the fears of being shunned and the feeling that others won’t understand, it can be incredibly difficult to open up about your experiences…

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By On November 21st, 2016

Depressive Episodes Surge Among Teens, Treatment Rates Stagnate

Being a teenager is difficult for everyone, but a new report contains troubling findings about the mental health of adolescents and young adults. According to the findings publishing in the journal Pediatrics, there has been a concerning increase in the number of young adults between the ages of 12 and 20 who have experienced at…

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