Depression in adolescents - Sally Merry

Date Published: 
Monday, May 30, 2016
Duration: 
17:40

Professor Sally Merry talks about depression in adolescents. Sally holds the Cure Kids Duke Family Chair and is head of Department of Psychological Medicine at The University of Auckland.

Topics:

  • The psychological wellbeing of young people in New Zealand.
  • Screening as a GP
  • Pointers on HEEADSSS Assessment
  • Screening tools
  • General management principles
  • Antidepressant medication
  • Online resources

Resources:

 

Professor Sally Merry
Child and adolescent psychiatrist

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