Anxiety

Resilience is key to helping kids manage and avoid stress, anxiety, and depression

Resilience is key to helping kids manage and avoid stress, anxiety, and depression

Update On The Vertroos Platform Happy Wednesday. We hope you and your families are staying safe and healthy. Before jumping into the main topic for this week (resilience) we wanted to let you know we’re making great progress developing our platform.

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Perfectionism is on the rise in kids and teens, and that's not something we should feel good about

Perfectionism is on the rise in kids and teens, and that's not something we should feel good about

Perfectionism or just the “Snowflake Generation” As you know from our previous newsletters, rates of teen depression, anxiety, and self-harm have been skyrocketing in recent years. Some believe these are the results of the “snowflake generation” - a generation of over-indulged, over-entitled, and over-sensitive kids.

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I'm not making my children anxious. I'm helping them.

I'm not making my children anxious. I'm helping them.

Do you know … Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness affecting US adults. More than 40 million American adults over the age of 18 deal with anxiety disorders. That’s 18% of the adult US population!

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