What is Driving the Increase in Adolescent Mental Health Issues?
Adolescent suicide, depression, and other mental health disorders were serious issues long before the onset of the global pandemic. Now, a year into the pandemic, experts are releasing statistics showing the drastic rise in mental health issues in all age groups, including adolescents. A pre-publication, peer-reviewed report in the journal Pediatrics found significantly higher increases […]
Concerns About Growing Suicide Rates
Dr. Hardeep Singh, Medical Director at Turning Point of Tampa Suicide rates have increased in nearly every state over the past 2 decades. Suicide is a major health problem and accounts for over 45,000 deaths a year. As a psychiatrist, I am saddened to see the numbers rising. There are numerous factors that have led […]