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A 43-year-old member asked:

How can a person get out of depression when they have good reason to be depressed?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Learning to cope: Working through and coping with the very real issues in their life. This may be done with the support of friends/ family or possibly with a therapist. The real issue is to become "unstuck" and to keep moving forward despite the challenges that abide. Take care.

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Last updated May 11, 2013

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