Depression: Let’s talk

Art movement for depression.

DSM 5:

What is DEPRESSION? It is an illness characterized by persistent sadness and loss of interest in activities that you normally enjoy, accomplished by the inability to carry out daily activities, for at least two weeks.

Symptoms:

  1. Loss of Energy
  2. Change in appetite (overeating or eat less)
  3. Sleep more or less
  4. Anxiety
  5. Reduced concentration/ indecisiveness
  6. Restlessness
  7. Feelings of worthlessness
  8. Guilt of hopelessness
  9. Thoughts of self-harm or suicide

The core of this campaign is talking about depression as a vital component of recovery.

Let’s break the stigma.

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