Explaining Disorders: Why People Suffering From Depression

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disorder and explaining them both in great detail. “Most people who are depressed feel sad and dejected. They describe themselves as feeling “miserable,” “empty,” and “humiliated.”” (Comer, 2013, p.174). These negative feelings can lead people to have a hard time experiencing pleasure in pleasant situations. People suffering from depression also display motivational symptoms, where they lose motivation to do things such as going to work or going out and socializing. People also display changes in behavior, where they may lie in bed all day. Cognitive symptoms are also important as people suffering from depression begin to think negatively about themselves, which turns into a deep rut that is difficult for that person to dig themselves out

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