Dr. Cynthia Seitz addresses depression among teenagers
March 21, 2018
Cynthia Seitz, MD, a NWP pediatrician at KPNW’s Orchards Medical Office in Vancouver, Wash., was recently featured in an article in the Columbian newspaper on diagnosing depression in teens.
According to Dr. Seitz, 28 percent of adolescents coming through KPNW primary care clinics have depression, anxiety or some other mental health issue. “We’re on the front lines,” she said. “We’re identifying it first a lot of the time.”