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Depression Counselling & Therapy

Depression Counselling & Therapy

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Depression can interfere with a person's day-to-day activities. Depression is a mood disorder described as sadness, loss, or anger.

Depression can interfere with a person's day-to-day activities. Depression is a mood disorder described as sadness, loss, or anger.

Depression is a common mental health issue that will affect one in 16 people in Singapore at some point in their lives.

People experience depression differently, interfering with their social life, daily work, and relationships with their loved ones.

 

What are the Symptoms of Depression?


Different people can experience the symptoms of depression differently.

You may be suffering from depression if you experience five or more of these symptoms every day for two weeks or longer.

The signs and symptoms of depression are:

  • Feeling sad or anxious
  • Feeling angry and irritable
  • Feeling guilty or worthlessness
  • Feeling tired or fatigued
  • Losing interest in hobbies and things that you enjoyed
  • Having difficulty in concentration
  • Losing appetite or overeating
  • Having difficulty falling asleep or oversleeping
  • Having suicidal thoughts

 

Please seek help immediately if you have any suicidal thoughts.

Suicide prevention helpline in Singapore (Samaritans of Singapore) 1800 221 4444

 

What are the Causes of Depression?


The possible causes of depression can be due to:

  • Having a family medical history of depression
  • Stress
  • Brain chemistry change
  • Other medical conditions
  • Change in Hormone levels
  • Substance abuse
  • Trama
  • Adversity in life

 

What are the Different Types of Depression?


 

1. Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)


Major depressive disorder (MDD) is characterized by having a constant feeling of hopelessness, sadness, and worthlessness that don't go away by itself.

 

2. Post-natal Depression


Both males and females could be affected by this depression triggered by the burdens of caring for their newborn.

 

3. Bipolar Disorder


Bipolar disorder (formerly called manic-depressive illness or manic depression) causes unusual shifts in mood, concentration, activity levels, and ability to carry out day-to-day tasks.

 

4. Persistent Depressive Disorder


This depression is a mild to moderate chronic depression. The most effective treatment combines medication, counselling, and a healthy lifestyle.

 

5. Situational Depression


Situational depression or adjustment disorder is brought on by specific events or situations in a person's life.

 

What are the Treatments of Depression?


At PULSE Clinic, we believe in a holistic approach to managing and treating depression. Psychotherapy is conducted with trained counsellors to help you identify and learn to cope with your conditions.

 

We now offer TeleConsultation with our Doctors

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