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How do you diagnose anxiety, depression in youth. What types

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How do you diagnose anxiety, depression in youth. What types of diagnostic assessments are recognized and who administers them? Also, is there ilevidence on a link between mental health and family history. What is the Canadian psychiatric or psychologyou association position on this...thanks in advance.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 8 months ago.

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What makes you believe this youth is depressed?

Has she seen her pediatrician?

Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

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