Support a young person
Mental health issues in young people, particularly adolescents, should be taken seriously. This age group is particularly vulnerable to developing a mental illness. This guide from the clinicians at Black Dog Institute has six strategies that could help you support them.
Our information is aimed at helping friends, family and carers support their loved ones and take care of themselves too.
You are a crucial and necessary support mechanism, so it's helpful to have access to the right information.
Here are 6 strategies that could help you support a young person: