Who Gets Depression?
By Chi Phan, Counsellor and Life Purpose Coach
Who is prone to getting depression?
Depression is a quite a prevalent or common issue and can affect any person.
Babies, children and adults can suffer from depression. It is documented that more women suffer from depression than men. Despite this fact more men are likely to commit suicide as a result from depression.
Who are vulnerable to suffering from depression in our population?
. Single people
. The elderly
. The sick and disabled
. Those living in volatile environments such as abuse
. Those living in poverty and the homeless
. Isolated people and those that have lost loved ones or a significant relationship.
.People with drug, alcohol and addiction problems