When Someone You Love Is Depressed
page Adjusted Expectations
Do keep your expectations low. Just extending the invitation is not a guarantee that it will be taken – or even that it should be. Remember that you are not responsible for that person’s happiness; only for inviting them to share in your own.
Do be a sympathetic ear, within your own very human limitations. Although it can sometimes feel that a depressed person has the same conversation, or types of conversation, over again, having someone listen from time to time does have a positive effect.
7 Things Christians Need to Know about Depression...No one is exempt from depression or anxiety and Christians are included. We...
10 Common Sleep Mistakes You Might Be MakingThe difference between sleeping well and sleeping poorly can have a huge impact...
6 Ways to Beat InfertilityIf medical problems have been ruled out or if you simply haven’t gotten that...