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What is the difference between clinical depression and just depression?
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Dr. Chris Esguerra
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Terms
Clinical depression, or major depression, consists of at least two weeks of feeling depressed alongside 4 of the following: changes in sleep, changes in appetite, low energy, poor concentration, feelings of guilt, lack of enjoyment, suicidal thoughts, and moving slower/faster than normal.
Feeling sad or down just by itself is generally normal.

In brief: Terms
Clinical depression, or major depression, consists of at least two weeks of feeling depressed alongside 4 of the following: changes in sleep, changes in appetite, low energy, poor concentration, feelings of guilt, lack of enjoyment, suicidal thoughts, and moving slower/faster than normal.
Feeling sad or down just by itself is generally normal.
Dr. Chris Esguerra
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Dr. Richard Levenson
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Depression
None that I am aware of.

In brief: Depression
None that I am aware of.
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