Depression is a real medical condition! It is not a character flaw or something you can “just snap out of”. Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide. Unfortunately many people do not recognize depression as an illness and do not seek appropriate medical treatment as they are afraid what other may think. There are very effective treatments and getting help can make a huge difference is someone’s life.
Listed below are just a few of the resources available if you suspect you or a loved is suffering from depression.