Day: March 9, 2019

Mental Health and Youth

The following infographs may be from different sites, but as you will see the first infograph talks about mental health and children in general, then the second one mentions the various mental health/behavioral disorders they are more like to have under the umbrella of mental health and the last is on how it affects them in their day to day life.

Source: NAMI

 

Source: Kaiser Family Foundation

 

Source: Canopy Children’s Solutions

 

Physical Effects of Stress in Kids/Teens

I can identify with  the happenings of headaches, neck aches, lightheaded, depression AND anxiety, fatigue, back pain, nausea and vomiting, and weak immune system. I had these symptoms both as a kid and as a teenager. Perhaps you could too.

Source: Web MD

Nearly 1 in 7 US kids has a mental health condition, and half go untreated, study says – CNN

Nearly 1 in 7 US kids has a mental health condition, and half go untreated, study says – CNN
— Read on amp.cnn.com/cnn/2019/02/11/health/children-teens-mental-health-untreated-study/index.html