Noun The definition of defiance is someone or something that resists behaving or conforming to what is asked or expected. An individual that boldly resists authority or an opposing force, without care of outcomes or consequences.  


Noun Depression is a mood altering disorder that can randomly cause a persistent feeling of sadness and/or loss of interest. Major depressive disorder or clinical depression affects how a person feels, thinks, and behaves. It can lead to a variety of physical and/or psychological issues. A person with depression may have trouble doing normal day-to-day activities and  feel as if...[ read more ]

Depression Test for Teens

Noun A depression test for teens is an evaluation of a teen’s symptoms specifically geared towards those that might identify depression as a diagnosis. Often, these symptoms might include: academic difficulties, anger management struggles, problems with authority figures, substance abuse, and impulsivity. A depression test for teens can also help therapeutic professionals see co-morbid mental health struggles teens may have....[ read more ]

Destructive Behaviors

Noun Destructive Behaviors are negative behavioral patterns that a person displays that can negatively affect, and sometimes even destroy, the overall quality of a person's life. An individual who displays destructive behaviors generally does so because of ongoing issues that are affecting the individual's psychological balance. Destructive behaviors differ in severity and can range from drug and alcohol addiction to...[ read more ]