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Where can I turn for depression support?

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You can’t control the fact that you may have clinical depression, but you can seek a depression support system for yourself. Getting family help with depression is a great place to start. Talk openly with people close to you to help them understand your treatment and that you're doing all you can to follow your doctor's recommendations.

You can find support for depression through religious groups, whether from a pastor, rabbi, or other religious leader; small groups; or caring individuals.

From: Depression Support WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

National Institute of Mental Health: "What is Depression?"

Mental Health America: "How can I find a support group in my community?"

DRADA: "Support and Community Services."

American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-- Fifth Edition (DSM-5)

Fieve R. , Rodale: Rodale Books, 2006. Bipolar II

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on September 23, 2018

SOURCES:

National Institute of Mental Health: "What is Depression?"

Mental Health America: "How can I find a support group in my community?"

DRADA: "Support and Community Services."

American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-- Fifth Edition (DSM-5)

Fieve R. , Rodale: Rodale Books, 2006. Bipolar II

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on September 23, 2018

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