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Suffering from Depression and Bullying

Depression relates to more than just a feeling of sadness. While sorrowful feelings may fade with time and changes in mood, depression can last longer. A child that suffers from depression may experience low self-esteem as well as insecurity. These feelings can also translate into picking on other kids in the child’s school or community.

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Parental Role in Teaching Children to Fight against Bullying

Bullying happens mostly among the school-going children aged between 11 and 18 years. A recent study conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics, shows that more than one child in every four were recent victims of bullying. The most vulnerable victims of bullying were sixth graders. The National Crime Prevention Council states that 74

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Depression and Bullying, are they connected?

So what about depression and bullying? Alexandria is such a pretty kid, in all other ways, lovely. We are standing in line and I hear a childlike voice saying cruel things to the other kids. “You’re so ugly, we should let you die.” “Nobody likes boys like you and nobody ever will.” Then I figure

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Unipolar Depression and Dealing with the Stigma

Mental disorders are as serious and alarming as physical ones. In fact, they are even much tougher to treat and their victims have to struggle with the stigma and the lack of medical options. Unipolar depression is a dangerous type of depression. If you are feeling depressed right now, it doesn’t matter what it is officially

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What Causes Depression?

What causes depression and anxiety in successful students, professionals and outwardly stable individuals? 19 million adults in the United States are affected by depression every year. Depression can cause an extremely low mood, feelings of worthlessness and a loss of pleasure in everyday life. Depression is considered to be a chronic medical condition because it

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Ridding Yourself of Severe Depression

Severe depression is something that many people deal with every day. It can be debilitating and in some cases even lead people to commit suicide. This is an issues in every country around the world. Here are a few things you need to know about severe depression. What is the Difference with Depression A common

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Suffering from a Depressive Disorder?

Depressive disorders are a serious issue that afflicts many people around the world. The problem is not everyone understands what a depressive disorder is or how serious it can be. Some people even downplay the seriousness of depressive disorders, often to the very person who has them, and tend to cause a lot of psychological

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The Ultimate Depression Definition

Finding the Ultimate Depression Definition Depression is a Mood Disorder Depression is a feeling of loss of interest. There are two types of depressive symptoms, major and minor. The definition of depression varies from person to person. People, including kids and teens, show signs of depression through a change in their way of thinking. At other

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Depression and Anxiety

The relationship between Depression and Anxiety Everyone has experienced anxiety and depression, for it is a part of the human condition. Stressing about bills or missing a loved one can bring feelings of sadness or anticipation of the unexpected. These are normal reactions to trying times, but some people feel this way all the time. Depression

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Signs of an Abusive Relationship, Can you Tell Them?

You are in love and at times very happy, but then there are times when love hurts. Maybe your partner says something or does something that hurts your feelings or upsets you – and it seems to be intentional. Or maybe they control you or say things to make you feel bad about yourself. Maybe

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Anti Stalking Alert: How to cope with a stalker

Despite its frequent romantic portrayal in feature films, novels and on television, stalking is a serious, abusive behavior that often leads to violence and escalation. Even when they are not physically injured, stalking victims often suffer financial and emotional damage with far-reaching repercussions. Learn more on our Anti Stalking Alert! Anti Stalking Alert: What is Stalking? Legal

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Domestic Violence Victims Tell Their Stories In New Documentary

Domestic violence is defined as “a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship that is used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over another.” Sadly, one out of every three women have suffered beatings, have been coerced into sex or have been otherwise abused during her lifetime. Learn more on the

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