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Black Dog Institute Youth Programs

On 26 August 2010 by admin

One in five adolescents are affected by mood disorders, however with increased education and awareness, early detection and through developing resilience skills, our youth education program aims to reduce stigma and achieve positive outcomes for all young people.

The book ‘Navigating Teenage Depression: A guide for parents and professionals’, innovative research programs and educational presentations are some of the key strategies for the prevention & management of mood disorders in youth.

The Black Dog Institute offers a range a programs for young people, their parents and school staff, including:

  • INSIGHT School Presentations
  • Understanding Depression and Resilience
  • Parent Education
  • Education for School Staff

Read more: http://www.blackdoginstitute.org.au/public/communityprograms/youthprograms.cfm