Depression can be a devastating condition for teens. Through this program, viewers will learn about the real risks of depression, how to identify depression, and how depression interferes with a person's life. Subjects covered include defining depression; the warning signs of depression; identifying the roots of depression; depression and home life; self-medication; self-destructive choices; getting help; and teen suicide. This is real advice for a dangerous and widespread condition among today's teens. Correlates to all applicable National and State Educational Standards including the NCLB Act.
Teen Depression & Self Destruction (1:18) -- What is Depression? (2:02) -- Warning Signs (2:31) -- Depression and Home Life (2:32) -- Drugs & Alcohol: Self-Medication (2:15) -- Self-Destruction (2:01) -- The Last Resort: Suicide (2:22) -- Getting Help (2:01) -- Conclusion: Real Life Teens: Teen Depression (1:11) -- Credits: Real Life Teens: Teen Depression (0:51)
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