Adolescent Depression and its Signs with Dr. Eva Ilhe – February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2017, 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Adolescent Depression and its Signs
With Dr. Eva Ilhe, Assoc. Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at UCSF and SF General

This essential talk will teach parents how to differentiate between the normal rollercoaster of teen emotions and the onset of depression. Learn the signs and symptoms, and how to read them in your child. Dr. Ilhe will demystify depression, describe treatments that work, and teach parents how to address the issue with their teen when peers are going through these experiences.

Dr. Eva C. Ihle, MD, PhD, is a neuroscientist and board-certified psychiatrist who treats children, adolescents and adults, and is a Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Francisco. She is the Associate Director of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Out-Patient Clinics, and attends on the Pediatric Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison service at Benioff Children’s Hospital. She has joint appointments in the Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics.

Dr. Ihle earned a medical degree and doctorate in neurobiology at the University of Chicago through their Medical Scientist Training Program. She completed a general adult psychiatry residency and a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at UCSF. In her research, she has studied social behaviors in songbirds and a mouse model for autism, as well as the mechanisms of salutogenesis in individuals under stress.

Archbishop Riordan High School 
175 Phelan Ave., San Francisco  94112
Door ticket prices: Member School Parents $10.00; Others $15.00.

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