At North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center we work with many young people who are going through tough times. In fact, 1 in 5 kids nationwide have problems like depression, anxiety and worry. Some kids are so desperate they think about hurting themselves.
If you are experiencing a number of warning signs over a period of time, don’t be ashamed to ask your parents or school counselors about getting help.
Here are the warning signs to look for:
With the proper help things can get easier. Using mental health counseling is a sign of strength and maturity as opposed to weakness or failure. And, when you come to the right place for help, you will feel better and your life will improve. We can be that place for you or for someone you care about who needs help.