Tag Archive: treatment

Half of Depressed Teens Likely to Relapse

Teen Angst by Nathan Csonga

Treatment for depression is effective, but many teens relapse.

Winter Blues, Part 2: How Seasonal Depression Differs From Depression

Depression and Seasonal Affective Disorder have many symptoms in common. Both can involve a loss of interest in activities, poor concentration, disturbance in appetite and sleep, and suicidal thinking. However, there are several distinctions. The most obvious is that S.A.D. comes and goes with the changing of the seasons. While S.A.D. has been known to…

Autism Treatment, Part 4: The importance of early intervention

A promising new treatment for autism requires a significant time commitment.

Autism Treatments, Part 3: Is "Full Recovery" Possible?

Most people regard autism spectrum disorders (ASD) as life-long in nature. However, research over the past 40 years has shown that this is not always the case.

Partner Abuse, Part 1: Reducing Behaviour Problems in Children Who Witness Abuse and Supporting Womens' Mental Health

Over 7 million children in the United States are witness to severe forms of spousal abuse every year. Project Support was developed to address child behaviour problems.

The Importance of Post-Trauma Treatment

Traumatic events can have a long-term negative impact, and treatment can be a long process. What about teens who go untreated?