Teen Depression From Where I Sit: Personal and Clinical Insights

  • This is an online event.

Presenters: Dr. Satira S. Streeter is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and the Founder and Executive Director of Ascensions Psychological and Community Services, Inc. in Washington, DC. 

Mayaah, age 15, is a sophomore in high school in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. She has depression but is doing well now, thanks to good treatment and a supportive family.

Sherry, Mayaah's mother, has been a significant support to her during her times of difficulty and wellness.

Description: Families for Depression Awareness is presenting a free, 1-hour, 15-minute Teen Depression webinar on Thursday, September 29 at 7:00 PM ET / 4:00 PM PT. The program is designed for teens, parents, teachers, school counselors and staff, youth workers, and anyone interested in teen mental health.

Join us for a live webcast discussion with an expert in teen depression, a 15-year-old who has struggled with depression, and a parent with experience supporting a struggling teen.

During the webinar, you'll hear - and be able to ask questions - about how to

·         recognize depression in teens

·         talk to teens about depression

·         get help for a struggling teen

·         address challenges such as the refusal of help.

After the webinar, complete our online evaluation and we’ll send you a free set of Depression and Bipolar Wellness Guides for Parents and Teens, in English or Spanish.

Can't attend the live webcast? Register today and watch the recorded webinar later at your convenience.

Register at www.familyaware.org/trainings.