Depression is one of the more prevalent issues for teens and their parents - and it’s worsening daily. FACT: if you treat it only with prescription drugs, you are precluding their learning coping skills.
I watched a presentation about depression recently – which should fascinate you, even if your teen is not depressed. The link is below, from NY Times best-selling author Johann Hari. My fear is that many parents will simply ignore or reject it L. I will leave it you to decide yourself. I also have the transcript, if you’d like to read it. If you’d like to talk about it or to obtain the transcript, I’d be happy to – just email me at CoachSteve@Launch-Your-Life.com