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A 16-year-old female asked:

Is depression always connected to emotions eg(i'm sad that my cat died i become depressed) or experiences; eg(i witness the death of my mother)

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Dr. Ralph Wharton
Psychiatry 64 years experience
Absolutely-common: May also be related yo hormonal changes'-at your ages you may need to learn to master the sense of losses--which is part of life experience.

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Last updated Jan 22, 2014

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