I Survived Depression – My Journey Back To A Happy Life

I Survived Depression – My Journey Back To A Happy Life

I was born in India and I was pretty much born up and raised there for most of my life. So when I was very young, I was moving from one part of the city to the other, so my dad had to move me to this big private school. So, when I moved to …

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Things Not To Say To Someone With Depression

Things Not To Say To Someone With Depression

Have you tried meditation? Isn’t there just some sort of cure? It’s all in your head. You’re bringing me down, mate. Ah. Yeah… SHE LAUGHS I don’t even want to read this cos it’s pissed me off so much. Do it, I believe in you. “Cheer up.” Are we in a Dick Van Dyke film? …

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Just Listen | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Just Listen | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Put down that phone. Do it. Nobody’s texting you. Phone down. Good. Now it’s time to listen. If they’re not ready to talk yet, check back in later. I’m always here if you want to talk. Okay? That was great!

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Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Awkwarddd… Do I look familiar? I should. You might remember me from… …here …here …here …or maybe even here. But an awkward silence can be a great thing. It can actually be a perfect moment to reach out to a friend and ask if they’re okay if they seem down. It doesn’t matter how you …

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Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Awkwarddd… Do I look familiar? I should. You might remember me from… …here …here …here …or maybe even here. But an awkward silence can be a great thing. It can actually be a perfect moment to reach out to a friend and ask if they’re okay if they seem down. It doesn’t matter how you …

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Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Awkwarddd… Do I look familiar? I should. You might remember me from… …here …here …here …or maybe even here. But an awkward silence can be a great thing. It can actually be a perfect moment to reach out to a friend and ask if they’re okay if they seem down. It doesn’t matter how you …

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Remi Cruz on Trusting Your Gut | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Remi Cruz on Trusting Your Gut | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

– Hi, I’m Remi Cruz. I have a very close personal friend in my life who has struggled for the past four years or so with extreme anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts and things like that. I kind of noticed something was different when they just kind of started acting a little bit strange, a little …

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Seize the Awkward | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Awkwarddd… Do I look familiar? I should. You might remember me from… …here …here …here …or maybe even here. But an awkward silence can be a great thing. It can actually be a perfect moment to reach out to a friend and ask if they’re okay if they seem down. It doesn’t matter how you …

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Just Ask | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Just Ask | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

First, make sure you aren’t too far away. Closer… closer… Whoa, whoa, whoa— too close! Now ask something open-ended, like, “You all good?” Are you all good? Or, “Is everything okay?” Is everything okay? Well done, awkward teenage actor! Actually, no. Thanks for asking.

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Tyler Posey on Reaching Out | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

Tyler Posey on Reaching Out | Friendship & Mental Health | Ad Council

– Hey guys, I am Tyler Posey and I am going to be sharing a personal story of mine with mental health. And just dealing with with awkward silences and friends helping me out through it. Almost three years ago, I lost my mother to breast cancer. She was just there for me more than …

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