What are signs of depression?

Depression Sx’s. may include *sad/angry/irritable mood, *low energy level, *lack of motivation, * absence of joy, * feeling helpless or hopeless,* feeling guilty, * low self-esteem, problems with memory, concentration or decision making, crying spells, suicidal thoughts, isolation from others, problems with job performance. Etc.
Many. Signs of depression include sad mood with loss of interest in activities you usually enjoy, for 2 weeks or more. Also changes in energy, appetite (either eating more or much less than usual), and sleep (either sleeping much more than usual or having disturbed sleep -- especially early morning awakening). Libido is often lost during depression. Please see a mental health professional for these.

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What are signs of depression?

Feeling Good. There are several types of depression. Reactive depression occurs as a result of loss and eventually we adjust. If one does not adjust or if the cause is not clear certainly seek professional help. "feeling good" by david burns is an excellent self-help book based on science. Don't let the thickness of it intimidate you. Take it bit by bit. The very best to you. Read more...
There Are Many. Depression can manifest in many ways. Here are the main symptoms: feeling bad about yourself, losing interest in things that used to bring you joy, fatigue, poor concentration, poor self-esteem, guilt, pessimism about the future, wanting to die or hurt oneself in some way, sleep problems, eating problems. A person doesn't need all of the symptoms to be depressed. Read more...

What are signs if depression?

Depression. Sad or flat or tearful affect, neurovegetative symptoms such as despair, hopeless/helpless feelings & change in appetite/sleep/energy level, as well as brooding about suicide & giving up. Read more...
Many things. Feeling depressed, sad or anxious, feeling hopeless or worthless, flat mood, physical slowness or agitation, reduced appetite and weight loss, reduced sleep especially early waking, loss of interest in sex, loss of energy or fatigue, memory issues, thoughts of harming yourself. Some may have increased appetite and weight gain or physical symptoms. Read more...

What are signs of depression?

SAD CAGES. S-sleep disturbance, A-appetite disturbance, D-depressed mood, C-cocentration decreased, A-activity decreased or agitated, G-guilt increased, E-energy decreased, S-sucide thoughts or behavior. Read more...
Depression Sx’s. may include *sad/angry/irritable mood, *low energy level, *lack of motivation, * absence of joy, * feeling helpless or hopeless,* feeling guilty, * low self-esteem, problems with memory, concentration or decision making, crying spells, suicidal thoughts, isolation from others, problems with job performance. Etc. Read more...

What are signs of depression in teenagers?

Signs. Isolation, anger, irritability. Poor self esteem, , self-mutilation, drop in grades, opposition, drug or alcohol use, risk -taking, sadness, change in sleep pattern, weight loss or gain & loss of interest in activities are all possible symptoms. Be sure to check for thoughts of suicide. Read more...
Teen depression. Anger, irritability, low school performance, eating too much or too little, acting out behavior, deprecating comments toward oneself. Best. Read more...

Could you tell me what are signs of depression?

Here are some . Some symptoms of depression include loss of interest in previously enjoyed activities, weight loss or weight gain, sleep disturbance, fatigue, very sad mood, feelings of hopelessness, thoughts about death and even suicidal thoughts. If you are experiencing any of these, please meet with a psychologist or psychiatrist right away. Be well, . Read more...
Depressive sx's may. Include low mood, irritability, anger, ^ or v sleep, change in appetite, feelings of helplessness or hopelessness, v energy, v self-esteem, feelings of guilt. V motivation, absence of joy, v concentration, v memory ; suicidal thoughts. Read more...

Could you tell me what are sign of depression in teenagers?

Teen depression. Depression in teenagers may look like a bad child instead of a sad child. Teens may begin smoking, drinking alcohol or using drugs. They may stop doing homework and academics may take a nose dive. Arguments with parents and siblings may increase. They may be irritable. A previously compliant teen may now become a defiant one. They may isolate from others. Cont'd. Read more...

What are signs of depression? And are there different levels of depression?

Depression . Depression has a wide range of symptoms from sadness, decreased interest/loss of pleasure in daily activities, sleep or weight changes, feelings of worthlessness, fatigue, loss of energy. The main distinguishing factor for major depression is if it significantly impacts your daily life (and generally has lasted > 2 weeks). If you're experiencing these symptoms, talk your doctor. Hope that helps! Read more...
Agree w Dr. Gaffney. Depression can be mild, moderate or severe. Psychotic symptoms can even occur. Depression sx’s may include *sad/angry/irritable mood, *low energy level, *lack of motivation, * absence of joy, * feeling helpless or hopeless,* feeling guilty, * low self-esteem, problems with memory, concentration or decision making, crying spells, suicidal thoughts, isolation from others, problems with job. Read more...

What are signs of depression and self injury?

Depression is easier. to notice than signs of self injury. With depression, a person becomes more withdrawn, moody, lacks interest in things they loved before, they may lose weight, have no appetite, sleep a lot more or have insomnia. When some1 starts injuring themselves, they tend 2try 2hide it under their clothes. In the summer they might wear long sleeved shirts and pants, in the winter, this could go unnoticed. . Read more...

What are the signs of depressions in kids under 5 years old?

Not happy. Absence of happiness is ahedonia. This is common in young depressed pts. Irritability, aggressiveness, being withdrawn, oppositionality, tantruming, sleep disruption, poor eating, and sadness. If you suspect your child has depression, see your pediatrician for medical evaluation & referral if necessary. Read more...