CDC states that for the year 2019, one in three teenagers experienced overwhelming sadness indicative of depression. You can only imagine that the numbers have increased since then.
Additionally, the same report states that one in six children attempted to take their life.With overwhelming statistics, it’s time for parents to educate themselves on mental health and the red flags regarding a crisis.
The stigma of thinking that it’s weak to have a mental issue is not helpful, as being proactive can save their life. Plus, there’s no reason to suffer in silence when there are so many things to do to treat these conditions.Many mental health issues can improve by balancing the brain’s chemicals.Read more on powerofpositivity.com