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Depression is one of the most common mental health illnesses, but routine depression screenings are not always a part of healthcare. National Depression Screening Day was founded to educate people on the need for regular screening and to remove the stigma surrounding depression and mental health treatment. Read on to learn more about the symptoms of depression and resources that you can utilize to get screened and get help.
Clinical depression is a serious mental illness that affects many people, and has a variety of dangerous consequences:
Clinical depression affects people across all genders, races, and socioeconomic groups. Anyone should get screened if they experience some of these key symptoms:
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, consider taking an online depression screening provided by Mental Health America. You can also discuss your symptoms with your primary care physician, who can refer you to a mental health specialist. And if you're experiencing thoughts of suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, available 24 hours.