Childhood Depression Symptoms
Depression is an illness that involves the body, mood, and thoughts and affects the way a person eats and sleeps, the way one feels about oneself, and the way one thinks about things. Depressive disorders are characterized by pervasive mood changes that affect all aspects of an individual's daily functioning.
Symptoms of depression also include
- feelings of worthlessness,
- loss of energy,
- loss of appetite,
- lack of interest in daily activities,
- sleep problems,
- thoughts of suicide.