Parental acceptance and recognition are powerful tools to developing self-love. As you encourage them towards being the best they can be, don’t compare them to others
Teachers can even benefit from training to help them identify the signs of stress, depression, and other issues, and so can intervene.
Remember that, although stress and especially depression are serious, they can be treated.
Shame: I’ve failed as a parent!
Depression is a complicated condition; the experts are still debating the causes. Blaming yourself for your loved one’s depression doesn’t help anyone
In truth, to explain honestly, it’s sad that I feel the need to justify and explain how serious an issue depression is for teens and even younger children
The sad truth, though, is that the internet can be a dangerous place, and this oversharing can backfire.
Often, the teen is seen as always overreacting
Sometimes, making the right decisions for the people we love is hard.
“There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.”
― Laurell K. Hamilton