Dealing with Depression – How to Get out of a Depressive Episode
Having to deal with depression is one of the most challenging mental illness endeavors anyone can have to undertake. Depression is like a hole that keeps digging itself. Depression puts you in a place where you lose energy, motivation, and hope, the three feelings you need to take you out of it in the first […]
Signs Your Antidepressant Dose is Too High – The Drawbacks of Antidepressants
Antidepressants are drugs prescribed to treat symptoms associated with social anxiety disorder, depression, seasonal affective disorder, and dysthymia. They’re used to regulate or correct chemicals in the brain responsible for mood and behavior change. These medications are intended to help treat symptoms of depression and anxiety. Starting an antidepressant is something that should be discussed […]
Can Depression Cause Memory Loss?
Depression can be devastating because of how much it impacts your health. But the same condition can also affect your cognitive function, mainly related to memory loss. For the more than 20 million adults in the United States experiencing depression, experiencing this symptom can be devastating. As if the resulting mental health struggles weren’t enough, […]
Self-Sabotaging & Depression
Self-sabotaging behaviors can be common with a depression diagnosis. With self-care and treatment, depression symptoms can be reduced.
Am I Depressed? Depression Self-Test
Depression is a mental health disorder that can be debilitating. Take our self-test to see if you struggle with depression and learn about treatment options.
The Connection Between Depression and Self-Esteem
There is a link between self-esteem and depression. Both influence one another. Take a look at how to recognize the signs and what to do about both conditions.
Veterans and Depression
Veterans commonly struggle with depression. TMS and other psychotherapy can help relieve symptoms of depression.
Pregnant and Depressed
Suffering from prenatal or postpartum depression from pregnancy? Try our EPDS test to self-assess for prenatal or postpartum depression.
5 Ways Depression Affects Veterans & Active Military Members
Are you or a loved one an active or veteran military member? Read here about how depression uniquely affects military members’ lives.
Can Being Depressed While Pregnant Affect the Baby?
A mother can experience bouts of depression while pregnant. Prenatal depression affects not only the mother but also the baby.