Teen Mental Health -- from MedlinePlus

Being a teenager is hard.  You're under stress to be liked, do well in school, get along with your family, and make big decisions.  You can't avoid most of these pressures, and worrying about them is normal.  But feeling very sad, hopeless or worthless could be warning signs of a mental health problem.  The information on this page will help you learn about many mental health problems, how they are diagnosed and treated, and ways to help yourself or someone else.