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What happens when someone has depression? / by Katie Kawa.

Kawa, Katie. (Author).
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Series Information

KidHaven health library

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534532557
  • Physical Description: 1 electronic text (32 p.) : col. ill.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : KidHaven Pub., 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title proper from title frame.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
More than sadness -- Mental health matters! -- Signs of depression -- Depression and the brain -- A combination of causes -- Who's affected? -- Different kinds of depression -- Getting help -- Talk about it -- Medicine for depression -- Offering support -- Reasons to hope.
Summary, etc.:
"Depression affects many people, and it can be confusing and sometimes scary for a young person to see a family member or friend suffering from it, or to find themselves struggling with symptoms of depression. However, knowing the facts about this mental illness can empower them to provide support for others and to take charge of their own health. They discover these facts through age-appropriate text and sidebars that provide scientific information, relatable examples, and advice. Graphic organizers, diagrams, and full-color photographs work with the text to give readers an empathetic and educational overview of this important mental health topic"--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
4-8 Medialog, Inc.
Grade 4.
Years 8-10.
Grade 3-5.
R Guided Reading Level.
Original Version Note:
Original version: 9781534532434 (library bound book)
Original version: 9781534532571 (pbk. book)
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Depression, Mental > Juvenile literature.
Depression, Mental > Etiology > Juvenile literature.
Mental health > Juvenile literature.

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