Year: 1995 Source: New York, NY: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc., 1995. 158p. SIEC No: 20010257

This book provides information on depression for the teenage reader. Depression is defined & the typical signs & symptoms of depression are listed. Personal stories & vignettes are used to illustrate the issues faced by teens struggling with depression. Clear, practical suggestions are offered for coping. Teens are encouraged to seek professional help when they feel they cannot deal with their problems on their own. Teens’ own descriptions of positive ways to handle depression & a comprehensive list of resources & reading materials offer additional help.