The worrying rise of childhood mental illness

  • As stats reveal one in 10 youngsters, some as young as five, suffer mental health disorders, Closer investigates what's behond the rise, and speaks to one mum about her daughter's depression...

    As stats reveal one in 10 youngsters, some as young as five, suffer mental health disorders, Closer investigates what's behond the rise, and speaks to one mum about her daughter's depression...

     

    It might seem like something more commonly associated with adults, but mental health issues are becoming an increasing problem among young children and teens.

     

    According to the Office for National Statistics, one in 10 five to 16-year-olds, have mental health disorders and nearly 80,000 youngsters suffer from severe depression.

       

     Read more at:  https://closeronline.co.uk/real-life/news/worrying-rise-childhood-mental-illness/


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