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Adolescent Depression
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The client is a 14 years old girl who as referred to the student support center by her teachers. She was referred as the teachers were concerned about her increasing absence from school and her falling grades. … Her parents were also worried about her lack of concentration as well as her short attention span. Total Sessions with Client: The client attended 60…
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Portfolio Assignment Adolescent Depression
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Name of of Instructor: Name of Portfolio Assignment “ADOLESCENT DEPRESSION” According to Michael Strober, Ph.D, clinical psychologist and senior consultant to the Pediatric Mood Disorders Program at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, depression in teens is “a serious mental health problem” which isn’t necessarily temporary.… According to the…
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Child and adolescent depression
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Your Name Prof’s Name Date Family, Youth Depression, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Youth depression is a complex and multifaceted topic, with many interacting parts that make treatment and evaluation considerably more complex than the already considerable task of treating depression in adults.… This is a fraught process in the best of times with all of the…
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Adolescent girls and depression
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This moment is experienced mostly in the early teenage years and may extend to the late teenage years in both boys and girls. Generally, girls begin their adolescence period earlier than… A research carried out by Blyth, Simmons and Carlton-Ford on the adolescents show that the adolescence period is characterized by intense hormonal influence on the young…
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Childhood and Depression
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Because a person’s childhood and adolescent years are so formative in his or her intellectual and physical development, the setback created by depression symptoms represents a significant harm to certain young individuals in the population. Childhood and adolescent depression poses a serious problem in the development and maturation of young people.…
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Depression in adolescence
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This type of disorder is difficult to recognize. In girls, it is noted that unipolar depressive disorder rises after puberty. After a girl becomes a full adolescent, the one year… Sex hormones, inherited risks, psychological adversity and developmental factors interact in increasing risks through related perturped neutral pathways and hormonal factors.…
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Pollacks Spin on Depression in Boys: Some Persuasive Insights
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In his essay, Why Boys Become Depressed, William F. Pollack confronts the conventional wisdom and suggests rather strongly that psychological causes are also important to understanding adolescent depression in males. He does not criticize the conventional understanding that depression is a product of certain biological conditions, such as imbalances in neurotransmitter levels; quite the contrary, he merely argues that there are psychological factors which affect and interact with the more well-established biological causes.…
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Teen Depression
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The journal article come from the Brown University Child & Adolescent Behavior Letter; Jul2011, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p1-6, 3p. The aim of the article is… The article accomplishes what it is set out to accomplish. This is to raise awareness of the overuse of pharmaceuticals to treat depression in adolescents. Before prescription drugs became such a large go to in…
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Summary and comment
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In Adolescent Depression: Stressful Interpersonal Contexts and Risk for Recurrence, the author Constance Hammen contends that clinical and research issues face significant challenges due to high rates of depression, especially among young adolescent women (Hammen 200).… on is as a result of circumstances and events that lead to stress in the individual, the…
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A literature review on the increase of depression in adolescents
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Adolescent depression is described as "a disorder occurring during the teenage years marked by persistent sadness, discouragement, loss of self worth, and loss of interest in usual… Depression has been a problem since the beginning of time. There are many different types of depression, but the cause, symptoms, and treatment are all similar. The history of…
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Childhood Depression
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Adults may experience mild stages of distress over time occasioned by loss including job losses, family or relationships break down. Depression also occurs in children; the diagnosis criterion is the presence of symptoms over a fortnight. … Depression also occurs in children; the diagnosis criterion is the presence of symptoms over a fortnight. The symptoms…
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PORTFOLIO ASSIGNMENT
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According to Michael Strober, Ph.D, clinical psychologist and senior consultant to the Pediatric Mood Disorders Program at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, depression in teens is “a serious mental health problem” which isn’t necessarily temporary. He said… The article defines the adolescent depression as a disorder that affects teenagers.…
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Depression in adolescents
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Teen depression is a very common ailment among young people, affecting about 1 in 8 among this age group according to current estimates. (www.nih.gov) This analysis will consider the causes of teenage depression, together with the manner in which it is expressed within an individual, through the lens of examining the difference between depression in teens and at a later age.…
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Causes of Depression
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Outline Lack of social support *Humans are social beings who would long for social support. *Social support is a necessity in life. * Based on the study conducted to adolescents aged 14-16 years old, depression was associated with family structure. *Based on social determination theory, social relationship, as integral part of social support can potentially lead to depression in it absence.…
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Qualitative General Depression
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Running head: Qualitative General Depression Name: Course name: Course instructor: Date: Qualitative General Depression Introduction Adolescent depression is a serious disorder which is marked by prevalence rate of approximately 5% along with significant rates of relapse and mortality.… The purpose of our study was to investigate adolescent’s experiences with…
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Parental Depression During A Divorce
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The paper "Parental Depression during a divorce" describes parents play a key role in the lives of their children. Parental depression is one of the factors that trigger the causes of divorce and ultimately it leaves its adverse effects on the minds and personalities of the minors.… Such mothers are unable to raise their children in a proper, organized and…
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Psychology and the Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Mental Disorders
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The following poses significant threats to their physical health and social functioning as far as one’s behavior, thoughts, and perception of… Subsequently, the aim of this paper is to discuss some of the widespread factors that can serve as barriers to children and adolescents mental health care. Mental health problems remain at the top of health care…
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Depression
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Depression is mainly described for several millennia. The term melancholia was first described in 400 BC by the greeks and was first used by Hippocrates. Most of the symptoms that lie today were also observed by the ancient people. The ancients also recognized an overlap of depression with anxiety and also excessive use of alcohol.… Secondly, females are more…
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Psychology of Music: Music therapy of depression
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The purpose of this paper is to explore published methods of music therapy as possible treatment options for depressive and dysphoric symptoms in adolescents with chronic medical conditions. … Recommendations were then made from the results. Adolescents with chronic medical conditions have a higher risk for depressive symptoms than their healthy peers (Siegel,…
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Week 3
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First, a successful implementation plan will have proper planning. Planning entails ensuring that all project deliverables are included and that the time set for the project is adhered to. A successful plan also… Weekly meetings are ideal because they allow the stakeholders to internalize the elements and implement them…
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Beck Depression Scale
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Assessment is an integral part of the therapy process. Without assessment, therapy would be aimless and, most likely, would not ultimately help the client in any significant way. For a one on one therapy session, the therapist obtain assessment information from the client before formulating a therapy plan; however this job is more complicated for the Marriage Family Therapist (MFT).…
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Mental Health- Young Adults and depression
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Some young people are diagnosed with depression. Outline and discuss some possible psychological causes and also identify a range of suppport and interventions that may be used to treat them Depression is a very common disease and it is estimated that about 121 million people worldwide suffer from some form of depression.… It is estimated that about 5.8 % of…
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Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) and Community Health Nursing
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The paper enquires what prior studies have found on the use and benefits of this tool. The shortcomings of the tool are highlighted and recommendations of enhancing the… Research reveals that postnatal depression affects about ten to fifteen out of every one hundred women before and after delivery. Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale helps test for postnatal…
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Depression
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The World Health Organization estimates that one every twenty people have depression. A large percentage of the depressed people become depressed because of the deplorable early life experiences in their childhood.… Psychologists caution parents to handle children well in the quest to address this menace. After all, this problem affects all people in the world…
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Depression
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For many years, the society has viewed depression as an adult problem being the main reason why depression in children is not only neglected but also undertreated and overlooked. Children can develop depression from many societal settings that include their families especially… Depression is both preventable and treatable with better parentage and good…
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