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Teenage loneliness and depression
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Janet2309 · 01/10/2016 19:15

Hi all after any advice to help my son.He's just finished his a levels it sure what direction he wants to take, but has now told me he isvfeelingvdepressed and lonely. He's made enquires to attend a group counselling but long waiting list.If anyone has advice on what I can do to help him it would be appreciated thankxx

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moggiek · 02/10/2016 21:18

Does your son take part in any sport? All of my DS' went through periods like this, and all benefitted from taking up running/boxing, etc.

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Janet2309 · 03/10/2016 19:33

Yes he goes to the gym with a friend studying sports science.I've even had the talk about steroids,

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moggiek · 03/10/2016 19:45

Would you be able to afford to pay for some counselling privately? It currently costs around £40 an hour, I think.

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Janet2309 · 04/10/2016 16:10

Thanks been in touch with BUPA through work.Hopefully they are able to help.thankyou for taking the time reply

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