Coping In a Confusing World

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There are several types of depression and they can be brought on by something as simple as a confusing world. When you try to cope in a confusing world you can honestly get scared and that can bring about anxiety and even depression. However, if you are living in a confusing world, can you actually find a way to cope with it? Yes, there are many ways to cope with a confusing world and they can be very effective, to say the least.

Simon Rego, PsyD, said “Some people who are diagnosed with depression do not report feeling depressed, sad or low, but rather, they report experiencing significantly diminished interest or pleasure in all, or almost all, activities most of the day, nearly every day. Either one, or both together, can be present when considering a diagnosis of depression.”

How Can You Cope?

So, how can you cope in this confusing world? Well, there are several outlets to consider such as outreach programs and support groups. Of course, there are many who feel these groups aren’t for them and don’t really want to talk about their feelings in front of others. However, there is also online therapy to consider. Now, online therapy can be great for those who feel a little unsure on speaking with other people in a group and can help you cope in a confusing world.

Karin Lawson, PsyD suggests “Take a deep breath, put your hand on your heart and let it rest there.” Continue reading “Coping In a Confusing World” »