A Coggle Diagram about Symptoms (Hopelessness, Irritablility, Persistent sad, anxious, or "empty" mood, Loss of interest, Decreased energy or fatigue, Moving and talking slower, Difficulty Sleeping, Thoughts of death or suicide and Excessive Sleeping), Risk Factors (Major life changes, trauma,or stress, Certain physical illnesses and medications, Personal or family history of depression. and Suicide Attempts), Websites (www.nimh.nih.gov, psychcentral.com and www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1300/J013v33n03_11), Treatments (Psychotherapy which is the treatment of mental disorder by psychological rather than medical means and Antidepressants are medicines that treat depression. They may help improve the way your brain uses certain chemicals that control mood or stress), Definition (Common but serious mood disorder. It causes severe symptoms that affect how you feel, think, and handle daily activities, such as sleeping, eating, or working. ), 20% of teens experience depression before they reach adulthood, and between 10 to 15% suffer from symptoms at any one time., 2.1 million teens ages 12-17 experience major depression every year and Positive social relationships do have more beneficial psychological effects for women than for men,, but the effects of martial conflict do not vary by gender.