How Can I Help? Friends Helping Friends: Helping a Friend Who Is Depressed, 1st Edition

  • Richard Worth
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1499464436
  • ISBN-13: 9781499464436
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Depression is an unfortunately common mental health issue that many people don’t know how to address. In this straightforward, practical guide, readers will learn how they can identify and help a friend who is suffering from depression. Written in a compassionate tone, this guide separates out fact from fiction, providing an informative list of myths and facts to dispel common incorrect notions about depression as well as a thoughtful list of questions readers can ask their guidance counselor about a friend’s depression and seeking help. The result? Empowered readers who can lend a hand to a friend in trouble.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What is Major Depression?.
2: Depression and Anxiety.
3: The False Escape from Depression.
4: Moments of Change and Improvement.
5: Guiding Someone Toward a New Center.
6: Helping a Friend Become Reconnected.
7: Suggesting Professional Help.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.