A curriculum developed at Johns Hopkins Univ. in Baltimore, supporting kids who speak up about depression, shows some promise.
If you get less sleep, say because school starts too early in the morning, you’re more likely to have anxiety. Are there other causes for teen anxiety?
Exams are tough and they cause teenagers stress—not just in the US, but in England as well, where the kids have a higher stake in the tests.
Students who attend more selective schools and those who attend schools attended mostly by women post more about mental health issues.
The number of birds in your neighborhood and the amount of time you spend outdoors in the sunshine is linked to stress & depression.
During winter when the days get shorter, some people experience a form of depression known as seasonal affective disorder. It’s about brain chemistry.
If teens have strong friendships, they tend not to get as depressed as their lonely peers if they play video games for hours every day.
Many people, especially women, who experience trauma and violence in their neighborhoods, develop PTSD and depression, a Northwestern U. study suggests.
Despair, feelings of hopelessness, and depression are just some of the symptoms that result from a disturbance in the circadian rhythms of mice.
The nuances of the relationships in this high school coming of age movie take the genre to a new level: it’s sensitive, loving, and true.