Know the Facts:Depression

 5 Facts about Depression

1. Nearly half of all college students feel so depressed at some point they have trouble functioning.

2. Depression is more common among women than among men. 

3. Men often experience depression differently (they sometimes feel angry and/or agitated) than women.

4. Depression is highly treatable with both anti-depressant medications and therapy.

5. The earlier treatment begins the more effective it can be and the more likely that recurrence can be prevented.

If you begin to experience depression like symptoms reach out for help.

UAB Counseling and Wellness Center: 205-934-5816


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