TEEN DEPRESSION WEBINAR
Families for Depression Awareness Teen Depression Webinar
For Parents, School Staff, and Youth Workers
Twenty percent of teens will suffer from depression by the end of their teenage years, and suicide is now the second-leading cause of death among those aged 15-24. But depression is a treatable medical condition. With effective training, you can recognize depression in teens and help them to get treatment and get well.
Watch the Webinar
Access the free webinar by visiting: http://www.familyaware.org/trainings/994-teen-trainings.html
With great pride Rebecca’s Dream awarded a grant to Families for Depression Awareness for their ‘Teen Depression Program’. Rebecca’s Dream and Families for Depression Awareness continue to work toward ending the stigma of mood disorders while educating teens, parents, teachers, friends and family members that these are real medical conditions.
The Families for Depression Awareness Teen Depression Webinar discusses
- What teen depression is
- What are behaviors of concern, including self-injury
- How to talk to teens about depressive disorders
- What are the treatment options
- Where to get help
- How to address difficulties that may arise, such as if the teen refuses help.
After viewing the webinar, complete the online survey and you can receive the set of Depression and Bipolar Wellness Guides for Parents and Teens, at no charge to you!
Families for Depression Awareness, online at www.familyaware.org, is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to help families and friends recognize and cope with depressive disorders to get people well and prevent suicides.