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Coping: Coping with Depression, 1st Edition

  • Avery Elizabeth Hurt
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508187290
  • ISBN-13: 9781508187295
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020
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Overview

According to researchers at Johns Hopkins University, clinical depression among adolescents increased by 37 percent between 2005 and 2014. The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that three million children ages twelve to seventeen have had at least one major depressive episode in the past year. This timely volume helps young people understand this complex illness and offers guidance for coping with their own depression as well as that of friends and family. Filled with solid facts and encouraging advice, this book tackles a disturbing issue in a hopeful and supportive way.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: What Depression Is–and What It's Not.
2: A Scientific Matter.
3: Signs of the Times.
4: See It, Know It, Help It.
5: A Little Help from Friends.
6: Better Times Ahead.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.