Watching a loved one or a friend struggle with depression can be tough.
Even if you struggle with depression yourself, you may feel frustrated that you can’t seem to pull yourself out of it. While it can be tempting to think that someone can simply snap out of their depression, depression is so much more than a bad mood. A person who is depressed is not just feeling sad. In fact, the chemical and physical makeup of their brain is being affected by their depression as well.
As a residential mental health treatment center in Palm Beach, we see plenty of patients struggling with the emotional effects of depression, but we know that there is a lot more going on below the surface.