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March Snapshot: Teens Rank Anxiety And Depression As Major Problems Among Their Peers

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Focus on your children and what activities are most important to them.

The Pew Research Center reports that seven out of ten US teenagers report anxiety and depression as major problems among their peers.  Teens cite concerns about mental health more often than bullying, drug addiction or alcohol abuse.  They also say that the number one pressure they face is trying to get good grades.  Yes, there’s pressure to look good, to be a good athlete, and to fit in, but the pressure to perform…

Helping High School Students Manage Anxiety

Anxiety continues to rise among both high school and college students. A study of adolescents that has been conducted since 1938 finds there are five times as many teens with anxiety as those the same age who were studied during the Great Depression—an era when families struggled to put food on the table. In a time of relative affluence and high standards of living, what is going on and what can be done about it?

The reasons are complex, but researchers believe that factors such as…

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