de·pres·sion  dəˈpreSH(ə)n 


  1.  feelings of severe despondency and dejection.

“self-doubt creeps in and that swiftly turns to depression”

Trying to Understand What Made Maddy Run – book by Kate Fagan

NPR Morning Edition audio interview

Depression Strikes Teen Girls Especially Hard

Study says a vast majority of people who are depressed do not seek help ….

Screening positive for depression doesn’t mean you’ll get treatment study finds ….

From Africa the idea of the friendship bench can help phase the blues away ….


A review and alternative look at the Madison story ….


Survivors and Passages stories from a cross-section of people in talking about their experience with depression …

Two stories from Amalia on Survivors:

A Survivor of Depression on Survivors Elizabeth:

Sherry a young single mom takes us on part of her passage with depression …

Phil is a middle age man who suffers from depression …

Joni tells how being an artist that uses her mouth to paint gets depressed at times …

God be with us in the valley of depression!