The sooner treatment begins for depression, the sooner your child is likely to
recover. Waiting to seek treatment for depression may mean a longer and more ...
Apr 1, 2013 ... As can be seen below, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) currently has the most
research evidence for the treatment of depression in children, ...
Dec 18, 2015 ... Depression affects about 2% of preschool and school-age children. Learn about
treatment, medication, warning signs, and symptoms, like ...
Fluoxetine (Prozac) is the only medication approved by the FDA for use in
treating depression in children ages 8 and older. The other SSRI medications
and the ...
Dec 3, 2015 ... Your child's doctor may recommend psychotherapy (counseling to help people
with emotions and behavior) or medicine for depression.
Early diagnosis and treatment are essential for depressed children. Depression
is a real illness that requires professional help. Comprehensive treatment often ...
Sep 10, 2014 ... When FDA approves a drug for depression—whether for adults or children—it's
to treat the illness, not the behavior associated with it.
What are the treatments for depression? Are antidepressant medications effective
for the treatment of child/adolescent depression? Are treatments other than ...
Oct 13, 2015 ... If you are the parent of a child or adolescent (teen) who has been diagnosed with
clinical depression, you may be worried about your child and ...
Jul 1, 2013 ... Depression in children is often overlooked. Find out how to recognize childhood
depression and how to get treatment, from someone who ...