Teens are More Depressed Than Ever
Updated: Oct 30, 2020
This short article has a lot of statistics. They range from more general numbers on teen depression to some terrifyingly specific ones on teen suicide. Research professor, Jean Twenge, from San Diego State University talks about how “five times as many high school and college students are dealing with anxiety and other mental health issues as youth of the same age did that were surveyed back during the era of the Great Depression.” The article also contains a list of warning signs that indicate depression, as well as a few hotlines.