CHOC Mental Health Education Program | Depression in youth: Tips for parents and caregivers
This presentation will review how to identify symptoms of depression in youth. As part of the presentation, a CHOC Pediatric Psychologist will also provide strategies parents and caregivers can use to help their child cope with symptoms of depression as well as provide insights into when and how to seek professional help.
Date: Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Time: 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.
Target Audience: Parents/General Community
Presenters: Kristen Yule, PhD, Pediatric Psychologist, CHOC Psychology Department
Languages Available: English
Topic Age Range: School District Wide (Pre-K – 12th Grade)
- Learn about the symptoms of depression, how does depression present in youth, and signs that could indicate that it is time to seek professional help
- Understand what behavioral activation is (a skill for coping with depression)
- Identify resources that help parents, caregivers and the general public find therapy services for children and adolescents