Can Children Become Depressed? Symptoms of Depression in Children

Depression in Children


Do children suffer from depression? The short answer is yes. Depressed children can experience a variety of symptoms.

Common symptoms are irritability, guilt feelings, isolation, sudden vocal outbursts, lack of focus, anxiety, and an inability to experience the consequences of their actions.

Irritability: Depressed children may show more signs of irritability . . . → Read More: Depressed Children: Symptoms of Depression in Children

ADHD and Crossinology





Most of us are acquainted with ADHD in children, but it can affect adults as well. I have dealt with it for most of my life. Music and langauge have always been easy for me. But multi-tasking, following directions, understanding conversation in a large crowded room, and balance have always been . . . → Read More: ADHD and Crossinology: Improving Concentration