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Depression Treatment

The teenage and young adult years can be fraught with challenges. Becoming an adult in the real world can be difficult, and it’s even harder when dealing with mental health concerns like depression. At Kiwi Recovery, we understand the unique needs of adolescents and young adults struggling with depression. Our adolescent and young adult depression treatment program is designed to give them the tools they need to get back on track in their lives. Our team of experienced mental health professionals is committed to providing compassionate, comprehensive mental health treatment services that meet the needs of every client in our care. Through evidence-based therapies and holistic approaches to treatment, we’re able to help our clients find relief from their depression symptoms and build a life full of meaning and purpose. Your teen or young adult doesn’t have to struggle alone. We’re here to partner with your whole family to ensure that your loved one is supported every step of the way. Contact our team at 617.545.3344 today to get started.

Understanding Depression

Depression is a mental health condition that affects how a person feels, thinks, and handles daily activities. It can lead to a range of symptoms that vary in severity, including feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and loss of interest in activities that once brought joy. While there is no single cause for depression, certain factors can make it more likely to occur. These may include inherited traits, traumatic life events, genetics, biological factors, and certain medical conditions.

It’s impossible for those struggling with depression to simply break free of it using willpower. If left untreated, depression is likely to worsen and disrupt daily life. That’s why it’s so important to seek help when needed.

If you’re unsure if your teen or young adult would benefit from a depression treatment program, consider the following:

  • Is your child or young adult having difficulty functioning, either in school, at home, or in their social life?
  • Are they unusually sad, withdrawn, or anxious?
  • Are they having difficulty sleeping, eating well, or concentrating?
  • Have they developed any unhealthy coping strategies to deal with their depression, like drinking or drug use?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, it might be time to talk to one of our licensed mental health professionals about our depression treatment services for teens and young adults.

How Our Depression Treatment Program Can Help

Our outpatient depression treatment program for young adults and teens focuses on helping clients manage their symptoms and develop the skills needed to cope with future challenges. Our evidence-based therapies are conducted by a licensed mental health professional working with each client to create an individualized treatment plan. This plan may include individual and group therapy, life skills coaching, and specific therapies.

For example, many of our clients benefit from trauma therapy. This helps them to process past traumatic events and learn new ways to cope with difficult emotions. We also offer family therapy to help parents and other family members learn how to support their loved one’s recovery.

Our program also includes holistic therapies, such as music therapy and meditation, which can relieve stress and help clients relax. The goal of treatment is to give each client the tools they need to lead a fulfilling life.

Reach Out to the Kiwi Recovery Team for Compassionate Care

You care about your teen or young adult, and so do we. Our team is here to provide the support your loved one needs on their journey toward healing and recovery. Our young adult and adolescent treatment services are tailored to the individual and are designed to help our clients reach their goals. To get started, all you have to do is call 617.545.3344 or connect with us online.