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How do you know if your child is depressed?

 
NicolesMommy

Asked by NicolesMommy at 1:56 AM on Sep. 22, 2010 in Health

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  • i agree you'll notice a change in attitude and a lack of interest in anything but thats why communication is so important with your kids
    toybar02

    Answer by toybar02 at 4:21 AM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • I don't think you can totally if its a very young toddler or baby. For svhool age kids, you just have to ask them lots of questions and observe. If they aren't acting their usual self then something's going on.
    SweetLoveofMine

    Answer by SweetLoveofMine at 2:22 AM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • crying, not themselves , withdrawn. angry. but if a toddler i don't think there is a way to know
    sherryb1273

    Answer by sherryb1273 at 4:22 AM on Sep. 22, 2010

  • It's also important to listen to the school. In Jr. High They kept trying to tell my parents that there was something wrong with me, but my parents were too selfabsorbed in their own anguish to notice at home or listen to the school on the subject.
    Sarasmoonflower

    Answer by Sarasmoonflower at 6:43 AM on Sep. 22, 2010

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