Mental health and mental illness is perhaps the most defining human characteristic. The mind is amazing, but at times unexpected things can happen. In fact, the WHO indicates that depression affects about 121 million people worldwide. Learn from our community as people share their experiences and what they have learned.
I waited 12 years before I had a thorough psychiatric assessment for my moods and energy. I was diagnosed ADD then I was diagnosed with depression. My GP assisted my problem. However, get to a very good psychiatrist or go to the emergency at CAMH or any hospital. They do take depression seriously. More