When to Really Worry: Mental Health Problems in Teenagers and What to Do About Them

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  • Author: Carr-Gregg, Dr Michael
  • Publisher: Penguin Group Australia
  • ISBN: 9780143009061
  • Format: Paperback
  • number of pages: 272
  • publication year: 2010

In this insightful book, one of Australia's leading authorities on adolescent mental health, Dr Michael Carr-Gregg, offers practical information on the symptoms, causes and treatment for everything from ADHD and eating disorders to anxiety and depression. Michael also includes tips on: detecting early warning signs; encouraging your teenager to visit a doctor; finding a youth-friendly GP, counsellor or therapist; navigating the public mental health system. When to Really Worry is an essential reference for parents, teachers, coaches or anyone who works with young people. Keywords: Mental Health - Child and Family, Parenting, Age Groups, Depression, Anxiety, Adolescence