5.04 Graded Assignment - Assignment52 . withintheriskgroup.

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Assignment 5-2 Research has found that the greatest risk of developing a major depression occurs  between the ages of 15 through 24 and 35 through 44. Your age group is certainly  within the risk group. Write an essay of 150 to 200 words explaining why depression is  so prevalent in your age group and what can be done to help a friend that might be  experiencing a depression. What coping mechanisms are there for your age group?  There is a higher risk in my age group because there is such a high expectation among our peers that we all have to like the same things or look the same ways in order to “fit” in. For the longest time, I wasn’t like everyone else and it really brought me down because I hated being different and not liked. This made me go into a deep depression because I was not happy with myself. So many other boys and

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