True Depression is…

All of us go through periods of dysphoric mood with some temporary symptoms of depression, but we usually continue to function normally and recover without treatment. A true depression lasts longer, usually has more extreme symptoms, and most often requires treatment to subside. It affects feelings, thoughts, behavior, and physical functioning.

  • pg. 19, When Someone You Love Is Depressed, ISBN 978-0-684-83407-8
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