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Prince Harry endorses therapy. After enduring two years of “total chaos” while still struggling in his late twenties to come to terms with the death of his mother, Harry sought counselling following advice from his brother William.
Increasingly, research studies are showing that parental loss during childhood or adolescence can and often does lead to depression during childhood and into adulthood. There is no question that it is traumatising for any child or adolescent to sustain such a loss and the repercussions of such a loss impact on development and lead to depression.

Read more of Harry’s experiences here.

Read of other people’s experiences of losing a parent at a young age here.