Depression is estimated to affect more than 15 million Americans each year. While everyone experiences periods of "feeling blue" or feeling "down," persistent symptoms should be evaluated carefully and never ignored. Below is a list of the typical symptoms of depression. While these symptoms are a suggestion of depression, only an assessment by a qualified mental health or medical professional can determine if an individual is actually suffering from depression.*

Some of the emotional/ psychological symptoms of depression are:

Some of the psychological symptoms of depression are:

The psychologists at Fayetteville Psychotherapy Associates have helped many Northwest Arkansas individuals deal with their depression and move on to lead more fulfilling lives through individual therapy.

*The information provided above is not intended to diagnose or treat any illness. Only a qualified medical or mental health professional can provide diagnostic informtion, advice, or treatment.