Are you feeling down, withdrawn and disconnected? Everyone feels stressed and sad at times, but when these emotions are persistent and extreme, it may be time to seek help. Learn about the most common signs of depression and anxiety, and where to turn for professional support in Stark County.
If a child is experiencing a severe mental health concern and you are worried about their safety, call the crisis hotline right away. Intake specialists are available 24 hours a day to offer free, confidential support.
For teens and young adults who require mental health support in their homes, at school or in various other community settings, help is just a phone call away.
Depression affects thousands of Stark County residents every year, and although it’s treatable, many don’t get the services and support they need. If you or someone you know shows the following signs of depression, reach out right away to schedule an assessment:
Anxiety is the most common mental health problem affecting children, teens and young adults in Stark County. From fears about their friends and families to their performance in school, many young people experience anxious thoughts at one point or another. When these symptoms become chronic or severe, it may be time to seek out support from a mental health professional:
If you are concerned you may be suffering from anxiety or depression, reach out to schedule a mental health appointment with a service provider near you. There are many community organizations offering compassionate and affordable care right here in Stark County.
Resources, parenting advice and treatment recommendations for young people suffering from anxiety.
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Articles and guides to support people affected by anxiety and panic disorders.
Collection of articles for people of all ages struggling with depression.
Helpful resources about generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder and more.
Information about depression signs, symptoms and risk factors as well as ways to cope and feel better.