Articles tagged with: Teenage mental health


    09 March 2016
    AWARE are 'unsurprised' at the rise in antidepressant use among teenagers

    AWARE are 'unsurprised' at the rise in antidepressant use among teenagers

    The World Health Organisation has said that a rise in the use of anti-depressant drugs among children is a concern.However, AWARE, the only mental health charity in Northern Ireland working exclusively for people with depression and bipolar has today said that the rise in antidepressant...

    01 March 2016
    Rates of depression in teenagers have soared in past 25 years

    Rates of depression in teenagers have soared in past 25 years

    Leading mental health and depression charity, AWARE has today expressed concern that the rates of depression among teenagers in the UK has soared in the past 25 years.   The article from the Independent newspaper revealed that rates of depression and anxiety among teenagers...