Factsheet: Children's Depression Checklist
"mpower" is Mental Health America's web site especially for teens and young adults
Click here to access the "mpower" web site.
The following checklist will help you assess and document your child's feelings and behavior. This information will provide your physician or therapist with a fairly good picture of your child's emotional state.
Instructions: Be as objective and thorough as possible. Use additional paper if you need more space to share your observations or give examples.
For More Information:For help finding treatment, support groups, medication information, help paying for your medications, your local Mental Health America affiliate, and other mental health-related services in your community, please contact us.
If you or someone you know is in crisis now, seek help immediately. Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) to reach a 24 hour crisis center or dial 911 for immediate assistance.
Page last updated: 3/6/2009