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What is Depression?

Depression is a strong mood involving sadness discouragement, despair, or hopeless that lasts for weeks months, or even longer.

Signs or Symptoms of Depression

  • Negative feelings and mood
  • Negative thinking
  • Low energy and motivation
  • Concentration
  • Physical symptoms
  • Social with drawing

How does this affect someone?

Depression drains the energy motivation and concentration a person needs for normal activities. Depression interferes with the ability to notice or enjoy the good things in life.

Other names of forms?

No other names.

How is Depression diagnosed ?

  • Doctor
  • Psychiatrist
  • Psychologist
  • Or other theripst

How is this treated?

Talk therapy -helps understand emotions, identify, and overcome negative patterns, develop more positive ways of looking at things and build the confidence to deal with little struggles.