Teenage Girls with Depression & The Culture of Silence
Written by Sheri Gallagher, in Section Parent Resources
This is part of the LiveOutLoud series of reports by GlobalGirl Media Reporters for teens of color that struggle with Depression.
Explore the Experience of Young Women that are Depressed and Why?
This video "The Culture of Silence" will help you understand about young women that are depressed, how they feel and how they arrived at their depressed state and what they do with these feelings.
Latina teenagers have the highest rates of suicide in Los Angeles, Dr. Elaine Leader, founder of the teen-to-teen hotline Teen Line, tells GlobalGirl Media in this video that explores two teens' experiences with depression. Narration provided by Tammin Sursok of "Pretty Little Liars."
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