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Photo by Ellie Miltz, Taken on January 13th, 2021, All Rights Reserved

Mr. Jakaitis’ Journey to Psychology

SASHA LOOBY and ELLIE MILTZ January 27, 2021

On the second floor of Lambert High School, Brian Jakaitis sits behind a large wooden desk with his feet up and posture relaxed. His AP Psychology students appear relaxed as their carefree chatter fills...

According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), 13% of all Americans were on antidepressants as of 2012. Many Americans jump to a medicinal style of treatment to cure their depression without looking into the costly negative side affects that accompany antidepressants such as Zoloft or Prozac.

Antidepressants: One teen’s struggle with depression

Patrick Bullock, Staff Writers March 9, 2017

I used to struggle with depression. Negative, suicidal, and melancholic thoughts would consume my mind. I found myself unable to enjoy family and friends, and outdoor activities. I didn’t even want to...

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