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How can I support my girlfriend who suffers from depression?

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Dr. Marci Dietrich
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In brief: Listen

How great that you care about her enough to ask this question.
Please listen to her, encourage her to be open about her situation. Ask her what would help her. If she has more severe sx like those of hurting herself or others, please accompany her to an er or psych professional for an immediate evaluation. If she has appt with a therapist, be supportive of counseling, she may need temp. Meds.Luck.

In brief: Listen

How great that you care about her enough to ask this question.
Please listen to her, encourage her to be open about her situation. Ask her what would help her. If she has more severe sx like those of hurting herself or others, please accompany her to an er or psych professional for an immediate evaluation. If she has appt with a therapist, be supportive of counseling, she may need temp. Meds.Luck.
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