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Information in the “Teen’s Can” webpages can help build your teen’s resiliency and support their mental health.

While we all face challenges from time to time, 1 in 5 will develop a mental illness. Seventy percent of mental health problems begin during childhood or adolescence.

If you’re concerned about your teen’s behaviour, talk to them and get help if needed from a health care provider.

Also,check out our Parents' Self-Care section.

For more information please contact:
Durham Health Connection Line at 905-666-6241 or 1-800-841-2729.

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Visit these links for info on:

Connecting with your teen
Positive discipline
Teen drivers
Talking about sexual health
Online safety
Sun Safety

Teens and alcohol
Healthy eating
Physical activity
Sport injury prevention
Tobacco
Marijuana

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