Depression Discussion


Begin by learning more about depression

For this discussion, write a brief research report on depression:

  • Explain in your own words how antidepressants work to reduce the symptoms of major depression. What is one big disadvantage to these types of medications?
  • According to the article above, people who never experience mental illness are rare, but share some common traits. List some of those traits.
  • Summarize in your own words the two treatment options mentioned in the videos above.
  • At the end of your post, include a provocative, open ended question to which your classmates can respond.