Teen Depression

By Cayla and Rachel

What causes depression?

  • Hereditary- passed down from parents

  • Life events- childhood trauma, divorce, and death

  • Hormones- your body changing

  • Learning patterns and negative thinking- how you think about things

  • Worrying over school- your grades and your future

  • Social Status- being popular and being bullied.

What can help overcome depression?

There are teen depression hotlines.

Depression Hotline: 630-482-9696

Encourage others that they're not alone

Counseling individually or a group session

Always make people feel like they fit in