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Has anyone ever suffered a major depressive episode and recovered enough to be able to go back to work full time?
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Brittany Chan
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes!
Many people have recovered from major depressive episodes and gone on to live high-functioning, full, and productive lives.
There are many things that can help a person with major depression feel better, including counseling, therapy, support groups, and medication. Major depression is common and treatable. If you think you may be depressed, i encourage you to talk to your doctor.

In brief: Yes!
Many people have recovered from major depressive episodes and gone on to live high-functioning, full, and productive lives.
There are many things that can help a person with major depression feel better, including counseling, therapy, support groups, and medication. Major depression is common and treatable. If you think you may be depressed, i encourage you to talk to your doctor.
Brittany Chan
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: All the time
This is the typical senario.

In brief: All the time
This is the typical senario.
Dr. Douglas Bey
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