Clinical depression can develop as early as elementary school. Dr. Xavier Amador, a psychologist and founder of the LEAP Foundation, notes that people with clinical depression can have a variety of symptoms including loss of interest in sports or friends. They tend to have negative thoughts about themselves, trouble sleeping, and weight gain or loss. If parents observe any of those things occurring, they should seek professional help for the child.
For more helpful parenting tips, download our FREE EveryParent app via the Apple and Google Play Store.
Apple Store: />Google Play:
Connect with us on Social:
Subscribe to our channel for more helpful parenting tips from local experts: ?sub_confirmation=1
Like and Follow Us On Facebook: c
Follow us on Instagram @cscpbc
Visit our website: /
#ClinicalDepression #ChildSafety #DepressionSymptoms #ChildBehavior #BehavioralDisorder #ChildDepression #ChildSupport #ChildrensServicesCouncilofPalmBeachCounty