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Feeling sad or moody from time to time is a normal part of growing up. Often, kids and teens can work through it. But a sad feeling that lasts for a couple weeks or longer, or is affecting daily life, could be a sign of depression. Learn more in this video.

  • Is Your Child Depressed?

    Is Your Child Depressed?

    How can parents know what's typical moodiness and when there is a problem? Learn the signs of depression and ways to help your child feel better.

Medically reviewed by: KidsHealth Behavioral Health Experts