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Teens and Mental Health

It is not uncommon today for teenagers to struggle with mental disorders. As such, teens and mental health is an issue that continues to garner attention from parents, teachers, and mental health professionals. Common mental health disorders include post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression, anxiety, or borderline personality disorder. Let’s explore a…

mood disorders in teens

Common Mood Disorders in Teens

Adolescence is one of the hardest growth periods for teens and their families. During this transition from childhood to adulthood, teens experience many emotional, hormonal, intellectual, physical and social changes. Combined with other stressors, it’s easy for them to feel overwhelmed and develop mental health issues. In particular, mood disorders in teens can lead to…