Parental Lifestyle and Adolescent Depression

Md. Shahariar Islam

Adolescent depression is regarded as the silent killer among all of the diseases. Parental lifestyle is one of the influencing factors for adolescent depression. It should know that how much parental lifestyle affect the adolescent depression with the aim, to prevent it and to protect the adolescents from it. This study was done to assess the association between parental lifestyle and adolescent depression. This cross sectional study was conducted among the 133 adolescents and their parents in Uttara model town from January to December 2017. After taking inform written consent data were collected by face to face interview with a semi structured questionnaire by using convenient sampling technique.