It is normal for anyone to feel low or sad sometimes, but if those feelings last for a few weeks or longer and interfere with your every day functioning, you may have depression. Sometimes there are reasons for becoming depressed – breakdown of a relationship, a death or even the birth of a child, but sometimes there is no clear reason. Either way these feelings can get really severe and you will need help.
The sort of symptoms you might notice are:
If you feel you need help with depression, give me a call on 02 94362727 to discuss how I can help.
I am a caring and supportive psychiatrist with many years experience in both psychiatry and psychotherapy. I have had specialist training in all areas of psychiatry and subspecialty training in psychotherapy, personality disorders and psychiatry of old age.