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Developing teen brains are vulnerable to anxiety — but treatment can help

Developing teen brains are vulnerable to anxiety — but treatment can help

Researchers are learning more about why the teenage brain is so vulnerable to anxiety and what treatment can help

https://www.salon.com/2018/11/11/developing-teen-brains-are-vulnerable-to-anxiety-but-treatment-can-help_partner/

“Adolescence is the life stage when mental illnesses are most likely to emerge, with anxiety disorders being the most common. Recent estimates suggest that over 30 percent of teens have an anxiety disorder. That means about one of every three teenagers is struggling with anxiety that significantly interferes with their life and is unlikely to fade without treatment.”

Stephen

 

 

Posted on: November 30, 2018, 6:06 am Category: Uncategorized