Articles on Depression
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Posted in Education
The joy of learning isn’t always universal. School refusal is defined as intentional withdrawal from school and educational activities. Overcoming these issues is necessary for many students who need peace of mind and a clear, consistent path to graduation. The Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) notes that 2 to 5 percent of school-age […]
Posted in Depression, Education, Mental Illness
Unlike puberty, teens cannot simply grow out of mental illness. Experts note that young, depressed people need care, compassion and treatment for recovery rather than ignorance and indifference. As neglecting mental health can lead to permanent consequences, symptoms of teen depression should be addressed and treated sooner than later.
09-17 Treating mental illness in school part 4 – Learning techniques for kids with learning disabilities
Posted in Children, Education, Mental Health
Kids already have much to deal with in school, home life and other parts of their rapidly expanding world. A learning disability can threaten to slow down or stop social and educational progress, leading to frustration and heartache. Studies, such as one from Nicholas S. Thaler, of University of Nevada, Las Vegas, have proven learning […]
Posted in Education, Mental Health, Parenting
For some people, crunch time is cringe time when studying for exams in high school and beyond. The stress in these tests can take a toll, especially when feeling ill-prepared for the subject matter and overwhelmed by futures decided by pencil to paper. Support from parents, peers and strategies for adequate studying can help ease […]
Posted in Education, Mental Illness
Depression is never convenient. Feelings of worthlessness during the school year come at a time when success decides the future. Support systems can mediate chances of education decline when a student wants to do his or her best while feeling the worst.