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Teen Depression Training - Free Webinar

Presented by Michael Tsappis, M.D.

For Parents, Teachers, School Counselors and Staff, Youth Workers, and Other Caring Adults

Families For Depression Awareness
Wed, Sept 30, 2015
7 PM - 8 PM ET / 4 PM -5 PM PT


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This 1-hour webinar (with additional 15 minute Q&A) trains adults to recognize depression in teens and know how to help. Watch live for the opportunity to ask questions of our presenter!

Watch our Teen Depression Webinar and learn from
Dr. Michael Tsappis, as he discusses

  • How to distinguish between depression and teen angst
  • What you should know about self-injury, bullying, and other concerns
  • How to talk to teens about depression
  • How to get help for a struggling teen
  • How to address challenges such as the refusal of help 

About our Expert Presenter:
Michael W. Tsappis, M.D., is the psychiatrist for the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital and a member of the faculty of Harvard Medical School in the Department of Psychiatry. His post-graduate specialty training is in general psychiatry as well as child and adolescent psychiatry. Dr. Tsappis is particularly interested in understanding psychiatric illness in the context of human development and a changing social environment.

After viewing the webinar, take our survey to receive a free set of Parent and Teen Depression and Bipolar Disorder Wellness Guides


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Want to do more and help others learn about teen depression?
Twenty percent of teens will suffer from depression by the end of their teenage years, and suicide is now the second-leading cause of death among those aged 15-24. What can you do?

You can facilitate a Teen Depression Workshop in your own community. Click to learn more about and order a copy of our Teen Depression Workshop.

Earlier Event: September 23
NAMI-BC Annual Meeting/Awards