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Nicolas thank you for an informative post. Another topic with adolescent patients that issomewhat sensitive to approach is mental health. The adolescent stage in life is considered a dramaticphysical, cognitive and emotional transformation (Hamm & Allan, 2012).Depression and other mentalhealth issues have become more prevalent among the younger population and may be prevalent in apregnant 16-year-old in this scenario.Some of your open-ended questions established an avenue forthis patient to express any concerns. The USPSTF (2016) recommends screening of MDD in adolescentsand implemented with systems in place to provide accurate diagnosis, effective treatment andappropriate follow up (USPSTF, 2016). The Kutcher Adolescent Depression Scale (KADS-11) is at tooldeveloped to help assist identifying risk for depression in young people (Shojaee, Bulut, & Shahidi,2016).Others are the Patient Health Questionnaire for adolescents or the Beck Depression Inventory,