Top 5 Signs of Teenage Depression

Depression is a serious mental illness and unfortunately, not everyone understands it. Do you feel like your parents don’t understand your depression? Do they tell you nothing is wrong or you are overreacting? Dealing with depression can be tough, especially if your friends and family don’t understand how you feeling. Living with depression is exhausting so we recommend you seek help from a professional.

This is a friendly reminder that this video is for informative purposes only. It is not intended to serve as a substitute for professional mental health advice. Please seek help from a qualified mental health professional if you are struggling.

Consider sharing this video with your parents to help raise awareness and make childhood depression, not a stigma.

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