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Depression Doesn't Always Have A Face or Mood

Please watch this video. A video to show everyone that depression doesn’t have a face or mood.  The video is about Chester Bennington, frontman of Linkin Park, 36 Hours before he took his own life.  His wife Talinda decided to share the video to show everyone that this is what depression looked like to their family, he was in good spirits, laughing, surrounded by the ones who love him the most and who he loved the most.  Depression doesn’t always have a face or mood to go along with how one is actually feeling, because it’s so much easier faking a smile than explaining why you’re are sad. People think depression is sadness, crying or dressing in black. But people...

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Tired of Fighting

You know that feeling?When you’re just waiting.Waiting to get home, into your room,Close the door, fall into bed,And just let everything out that you kept in all day.That feeling of both relief and desperation.Nothing is wrong.But nothing is right either.And you’re tired.Tired of everything, tired of nothing.And you just want someone to Be there and tell you it’s okay.But no one’s going to be there.And you know you have to be strongFor yourself, because no one can fix youBut you’re tired of waiting.Tired of having to be the one to fix yourself and everyone else.Tired of being strong.And for once, you just want it to be easy.To be simple. To be helped. To be saved.But you know you won’t be.But...

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Symptoms of Depression

Feeling down from time to time is a normal part of life, but when emotions such as hopelessness and despair take hold and just won't go away, you may have depression. Depression makes it tough to function and enjoy life like you once did. Just getting through the day can be overwhelming. But no matter how hopeless you feel, you can get better. Learning about depression—and the many things you can do to help yourself—is the first step to overcoming the problem. How do you experience depression? While some people describe depression as “living in a black hole” or having a feeling of impending doom, others feel lifeless, empty, and apathetic. Men in particular may even feel angry and restless....

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