May 22, 2014 ... There are a few universal things you can try to guide your depressed friend or
family member down the path of healing and recovery.
When a friend has depression, it can be difficult to know what to do and how to
help. Read this fact sheet for tips on supporting them through tough times.
Helping a Friend or Family Member with Depression or Bipolar Disorder. Mood
disorders such as bipolar disorder (also known as manic-depression) and ...
May 6, 2011 ... Statistics overwhelming say you will have to help a friend who is depressed...are
you up to the task?
When someone you know and love is clinically depressed, you want to be there
for that person. Still, keep in mind that your friend or loved one has a medical ...
Aug 26, 2013 ... Your friend has suddenly clammed up on you. You ordinarily speak, email or text
each other every day, but when you called her three weeks ...
Depression — How to help a family member or friend dealing with this serious
mental health condition.
Understanding what your friend or relative is going through will help you give
support ... Modify your expectations of how your friend or relative should act and
Nov 10, 2013 ... When someone you know is depressed, it's understandable if you feel helpless. If
you've never suffered from clinical depression, how are you ...
Trying to offer support to a friend or loved one with depression can be hard. Here
are some suggestions about what to do -- and what not to do.