What is Depression?

Depression is a feeling that nothing matters that is so strong it interferes with one’s ability to function in the world. School? Work? Social life? Depression can make getting out of bed every morning like climbing Mt. Everest. The good news is you do not have to climb the mountain alone. Asking for help could help you unlock the tools to make the climb easier. No sweat—you’ve got this.

Depression is more than sadness.

In fact, many women experience depression as a “flatness”, a lack of interest or joy referred to as anhedonia. When you are depressed, it feels like a weight is tied to your neck and everything is so much more difficult. Maybe you stopped enjoying talking to your friends or playing with your kids? Unfortunately, this often makes women feel guilty so now you feel bad about feeling bad. We get it. You just want to feel better, to have your life back. We provide depression treatment to help you.

Symptoms of depression.

Depression can present in many ways but some common symptoms include:

  • Poor concentration
  • Indecisiveness
  • Obsessing one thought
  • Irritability
  • Sad mood
  • Tearfulness
  • Guilt
  • Hopelessness
  • Helplessness
  • Appetite changes
  • Fatigue
  • Difficulty sleeping