This website was developed for adolescents, parents, educators, health professionals and other adults working with adolescents to educate them regarding the issues surrounding depression. While Erika’s Lighthouse consults with clinical, therapeutic, legal, and child development experts, nothing on this website should be construed as specific or general medical or psychological advice. Erika’s Lighthouse assumes no responsibility for any actions taken as a result of the material or information contained on this website. Every child’s and family’s situation is unique, and Erika’s Lighthouse urges adolescents, parents and educators to seek and find competent professional advice appropriate for specific individuals and situations.