6 things I wish people understood about living with depression

I don’t need a specific reason to be depressed.

It’s hard to do the things that might help me feel better.

Managing my depression during an episode takes a lot of work.

Depression is a disability.

Medication doesn’t fix everything.

Most of the time, I just want to be heard.



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Adrianna Nine

Adrianna Nine


social activism & technology writer | feminist | criminal justice/LGBTQ studies, ASU 2018