By many measures, kids growing up in Mountain View and Los Altos have it good. The area is known for its strong schools and even stronger local economy. They are surrounded by some of the world's top technology firms, leading scientific research organizations and are awash in high culture.
But for some teens — especially those born to high-achieving parents — the pressure to live up to expectations, whether real or imagined, can be immense, according to Michael Fitzgerald, executive director of behavioral health services at El Camino Hospital.
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