Parenting, Depression, and Hope: Reaching Out to Families Facing Adversity

Depression is an illness that is extremely painful to live with. It is painful for the person suffering from depression and painful for his or her family members and loved ones. People with depression withdraw from social interactions, from children and families, and from the kind of help that could spare them from their suffering.


Topic:Mental Health

Keywords:Social emotional developmentEarly childhood developmentSchool readinessMental health

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National Centers: Parent, Family and Community Engagement

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Collection: Tell Me a Story