Coping With Depression
Everybody knows what it’s like to feel a little sad every now and again, and it seems the term “I’m depressed” is thrown around like a ball in the schoolyard. But – in reality, depression is a serious mental illness. If you’re suffering from it, you’ll know that it goes far, far deeper than feeling “sad.”
True depression often feels like you’re trapped in a black hole that encompasses your entire being, with no light shining in and no way out. You probably feel alone, and that you’re the only person in the world who’s ever felt this way.
Here’s the good news – you’re not alone, and you’re not the only one. Here are some steps you can take right away to start coping with your depression a little better.