Carolina Counseling Services - Where to Get Help for Teen Depression
How Do I Set Up my FIRST Appointment?
- Call: (910) 485-6336 (Fastest way to schedule)
- Text: (910) 308-3291 (Reply will be via phone)
- Email: Click to send email (You must include your phone number, because replies will only be made by telephone to ensure security/privacy)
- Call or Text for your New Patient Appointment Anytime!
- Appointment scheduling for NEW clients: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:15pm
- New client appts may be scheduled when therapists have openings, which may include daytime, evenings and weekends.
- Established/Standing Appointments are made directly with your therapist!
- Some Therapists schedule appointments Mon-Fri 8am-8pm and Saturdays (if requested)
- Referrals: MOST beneficiaries do NOT need a Referral!
- 1310 Raeford Rd Suite 2 Fayetteville, NC 28305
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE FOR NEW CLIENT REGISTRATION:
For your first appt at the Raeford Rd location come to this address:
Where to Get Help for Teen Depression
Being a teenager is both exciting and difficult. The teenage years are full of fun, but at the same time, they can also be crammed with challenges and difficulties. It’s tough to be confronted with a wide range of issues, from personality disorders to family conflict and peer pressure. It’s normal for teens to feel bothered when they are going through bad days. Yet, they should not feel distressed all the time. If you’re a parent with an adolescent child, you have an important role to play around this stage in their life. Thus, it pays to know where to turn for help when this happen.
What Teen Depression Feels Like for Your Child
Due to the changes happening in their body, they are more vulnerable and sensitive. At their young age, they are likely to make wrong decisions and commit mistakes. When these happen, they may develop intense feelings that can be difficult to handle. This is why adolescence is the time when they are more prone to depression.
Once depression sets in, a teen may feel like he or she is up against the world. Depressive symptoms may cause hopelessness, helplessness and extreme sadness. Thus, an adolescent child may prefer to be isolated most of the time, which may worsen the feeling. So, teens experiencing depressive symptoms may not even attempt to get out of bed, feeling ashamed, hopeless, and worthless.
The Help Available Around a Depressed Teen
If you have a teen with symptoms of depression, it’s important that they have someone to talk to. As they need to be properly diagnosed and treated, the bravest thing you can do for your child is to ask for help. As opening up will be a difficult thing for your child, it helps if you can entrust the matter to a professional.
To best help your adolescent child, it is important to exercise your parental responsibility in providing the support best for him or her. Just seeing the troublesome behaviors and emotions can be painful for you; so it is for your child. So, it is vital to act at the soonest time. Heed your instinct; call for professional help.
Getting Real Help for Teen Depression
If you suspect your teen is affected with depression, make an immediate appointment with a credible specialist. If you’re located in Spring Lake, NC or near it, call Carolina Counseling Services with offices in the central part of Fayetteville, NC.
You may use your GPS or see the map below to guide you to our independently contracted counselors who can offer the best treatment option for your depressed teen. Together, you can be there for your teen child at a time when he or she badly needs a trusted company.
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Confidential / Private Sessions
Carolina Counseling Services contracts independently with Licensed professional counselors/therapists/psychologists who provide a friendly, relaxed atmosphere to everyone. Carolina Counseling Services independently contracted therapists assist individuals, couples, families, and children with counseling services that will help put your life back on track. Working with both non military and military is a joy and the therapist you choose will be happy to assist you whether you are a "civilian", or if you are a dependent or retiree.
Counseling and Therapy are often used interchangeably in our English language. The same is true for Counselor and Therapist. It really doesn't matter which word you use. When you need help, it is best to talk to someone who is not only objective, but who has had lots of experience helping others who have been in similar situations as yourself. A friendly Counselor or Therapist who is trained, licensed and experienced is the one who can assist the most. You don't have to figure it out alone. All independently contracted therapists are licensed, friendly professionals. Call to schedule your appt now!
If we can't help you, we will be happy to refer you to someone who can. We look forward to assisting you!!!.
Evening and Weekend Appts Available with specific therapists
Evening and Weekend appointments: We have therapists available for appointments from 8am to 8pm Monday through Friday. Some therapists have Saturday appointments available if requested.
Serving Areas: Carolina Counseling Services
Counties: Cumberland, Hoke, Bladen, Sampson, and Robeson Counties, NC
Areas: Fayetteville NC, Ft Bragg NC, Pope Field NC, Hope Mills NC, Raeford NC, Rockfish NC, Silver City NC, Cedar Creek NC, Bowmore NC, Autryville NC, Parkton NC, Dundarrach NC, Broadway NC, Lumber Bridge NC, Rex NC, Eastover NC, Stedman NC
Military Community areas: Ardennes NC Bataan NC, Casablanca NC, Anzio Acre, NC, Corregidor NC, Bougainville NC, Hammond Hills NC, Nijimegen NC, Cherbourg NC, Normandy NC, Bastogne NC, Pope NC, Ste Mere Eglise NC,
Zip Codes: 28301, 28302, 28303, 28304, 28305, 28306, 28307, 28309, 28312, 28314