Tips for supporting your teenager
Teenage depression is common and it's natural for you to worry about your child if their depression is impacting their daily life. There are a number of things that you can try to support your teenager to manage depression. If you'd like to understand more about what causes depression and the impact it can have on teenagers, read our fact sheet on teens and depression.
Otherwise, see below for ways that you can help.
7 signs your teenager might have depression
Use this infographic to spot the signs of depression in teenagers.
Gavin's experience helping his daughter with depression
Hear about Gavin's experience helping his teen daughter deal with depression. Get some tips on managing your own wellbeing throughout teen depression.
Practical strategies to help your teenager with depression
Be confident that you can figure out the most appropriate support for teenage depression.
Supporting your teen through depression and anxiety
Psychologist Clare Rowe on how you can support your teenager to help them feel less isolated and alone.