Depression problems

Depression – How Psychotherapy Can Be Used to Treat It?

By Ms. Aarathi Selvan, Psychology Psychotherapy is usually one of the first types of treatment that doctors recommend for depression. It involves a patient interacting with a trained psychologist who tries and helps him/her identify and recover from the causes of depression. The different forms of psychotherapy are: Therapy for the Individual…

Psychological Distress Amongst Adolescent Pregnancy

By Dr. Ambrish Dharmadhikari , Psychiatry Research has suggested that childbearing is not the primary cause of psychological distress amongst teenagers. When the levels of depression are compared, the number of teenage mothers are significantly higher than the number of adult mothers or other teenagers. However, the underlying cause of depression does not seem…

Teen Depression – Understand it and Treat it!!

By Dr. K V Anand, Psychology Depression has been a major issue especially among teenagers now-a-days. It has increased from over a century till now. It has also increased a number of disorders in teenagers including mental dis-functioning, rapid weight loss or weight gain and many others. A better understanding of depression can do…

5 Sure Signs You’re Being Emotionally Abused

  By Dr. Vijayalakshmi Damera, Psychology Emotional abuse is subtle. People involved in it are often unaware of the act. Though there are no physical marks or injuries, still emotional abuse is more toxic and noxious than physical abuse. Emotional abuse can be in between husband-wife, parent-child, in between friends, in…

Coping with Depression: Self-Help Tips to Deal with and Overcome

By Dr. Armaan Pandey , Psychiatry Feeling tired all the time? Do you feel that you can’t focus on things anymore? Have you lost interest in things and people you once loved spending time with? Does your temper fly off the hook at the drop of a hat? If it is a…

Dealing with Depression in Relationships

By Dr Priyanka Srivastava , Psychology Talk it out with your partner- The best way to deal with growing resentment in a relationship is to discuss it with your partner. Discussions need not be started or carried on in a harsh tone or with an aim to arrive at a solution. They should…