After an unsettling end to the 2020 spring semester, students and families are facing many of the same uncertainties as fall classes get underway. As routines continue to be disrupted and life milestones are altered, youth are more likely to be affected by mental health issues and temptations to cope through substance use. Rosecrance staff … Continued
The news is overwhelming, and we worry about how our young people are coping. Children and teens may be impacted more strongly by today’s stressors. Concerns increase for young people with existing mental health disorders like depression and anxiety.
The following is a question-and-answer discussion with Dr. Jason Soriano, psychologist at Rosecrance partner Aspen Counseling and Consulting, LLC, about teens and mental health, how to guide crucial conversations, and how Rosecrance can help.