If one of your friends, relatives or loved ones suffer from depression, it can be hard, not only for the individual but also for you. If you want to help the one you love, but do not know what to do and what to say, this article will provide you with some methods and tips on how to help a person cope with depression.
1. Pay attention to the symptoms of depression. You do not need to be a doctor to be able to identify most of them.
2. Talk to a person about depression. Once you identified the symptoms of the disease, discuss them frankly. If a person does not recognize the problem, he/she would never get healed.
3. Advise a friend to see a specialist. Before making attempts to deal with the problem yourself, you should be aware of the fact that untreated depression is very serious disease. Your friend needs to see a doctor for advice.
4. Be a good listener. The best thing you can do is to listen to a man about his/her state. Be willing to listen to what he or she says, try not to look too shocked, even if the person says something truly terrible. Your overreaction can prevent from frank conversation. Be open and attentive.
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