Is Your Teenager Depressed?
Teenagers are mysterious creatures. Even though we've all been there, our own experiences don't seem to help that much when we're trying to understand our own teenagers. How can you tell if you child is just going through typical teenager turmoil or if he or she is experiencing more serious emotional problems? Read on for signs that can help you determine if your teenager might be suffering from depression.
- Mood swings
- Mildly rebellious behavior
- Listening to angst-ridden music
- Dressing strangely (at least as far as adults are concerned)
- Sleeping late
- General unwillingness to let parents into his/her life