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by Nick Smith
Parenting Teens: A Christian Perspective on Navigating Culture

Understanding Anxiety & Depression In Teens


I'm your host, Nick Smith. I serve as the student and recovery pastor at my local Church in Pickens, South Carolina. If you have questions or thoughts you would like to share; you can reach me through email at nick@eastpickens.org

Our Guest:  Dr. Eddie Talley is a licensed clinical counselor that holds an associates in religion, a bachelors in psychology, a masters in Professional Counseling, and a Doctorate in Counseling. He has served as a professor of Psychology and Family Counseling at Barclay College, worked with the South Carolina Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Services, and he currently serves as an adjunct professor and clinical consultant at Liberty University. He owns and operates his practice, Upstate Carolina Counseling, in Easley SC.

Our Topic: Dr. Talley shares some insights on understanding anxiety and depression in teens. His insights have been gleaned from serving as a professional counselor since 1992.

Questions that were discussed: 

  • How to identify Anxiety and Depression in your teen?
  • What are some causes of Anxiety of Depression?
  • What are some things parents can do to help their teen deal with anxiety and depression?
  • When is the right time to seek out professional help?

If you are interested in seeking out professional help for your teen you can connect with Dr. Talley at his counseling practice, Upstate Carolina Counseling. https://upstatecarolinacounseling.com/



Episode 3

Season 1

by Nick Smith