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6 Ways to Help a Depressed Person Cope

So many articles feature how to deal with depression and are written to the person who is depressed. However, I thought I’d write something to the people who have a relationship with a person who is suffering from depression. Continue reading

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How to Care for People Who are Depressed

Seven tips to help you cope with a person who is depressed. Listen and don’t tell them they should just think positive.  If a depressed person could think positive they would.  They don’t have the ability to change the way … Continue reading

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The Economy and How it Affects your Mental Health

According to CNBC.com, nearly 1 in 5 Americans had mental illness in 2009. US government researchers reported more than 45 million Americans or 20 percent of US adults, had some form of mental illness last year, and 11 million had a serious illness.[…] Continue reading

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8 Ways to Start Over After Losing Your Job

How do we help others or ourselves when there is a need to begin again, following a tragedy, major loss or failure? After discussing this informally with a few friends who have been released from local jobs I have learned all recognize the need to grieve.[…] Continue reading

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