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Holly Marcinkiewicz Penn State Hazleton CAS 100 Speech Communication September 28 th , 2010 . Depression. Depression. Question: How many of us know a person who has or had Depression?.

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holly marcinkiewicz penn state hazleton cas 100 speech communication september 28 th 2010
Holly Marcinkiewicz

Penn State Hazleton

CAS 100 Speech Communication

September 28th, 2010

Depression

depression
Depression
  • Question: How many of us know a person who has or had Depression?

Depression brings about psychological, physical, and social effects on the person suffering the disease and to the people around them.

http://www.utexas.edu/features/2005/depression/index.html

depression facts
Depression Facts
  • Depression affects all people regardless of age, geographic location, demographic or social position
  • Children diagnosed with depression are finding that it is a hereditary problem.

http://www.loveparadiseforyou.com/tag/depression/

overview
Overview

Effects of Depression :

psychological effects
Psychological Effects
  • Persistent depressed mood
  • Emptiness or sadness
  • Loss of interest or pleasure in activities
  • Feelings of hopelessness or pessimism
  • Feelings of guilt, worthlessness and helplessness
  • Insomnia
  • Early morning awakening or oversleeping
  • Difficulty concentrating, remembering or making decisions
  • Thoughts of suicide or death
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Depression

http://www.riversideonline.com/health_reference/Articles/CA00052.cfm

physical effects
Physical Effects
  • Headaches
  • Digestive disorders
  • Chronic pain
  • Decreased energy
  • Fatigue or feeling slowed down
  • Restlessness and irritability

http://www.health.com/health/gallery/0,,20312087,00.html

depression facts1
Depression Facts
  • One in seven men will develop depression within 6 months of becoming unemployed
  • National Institute of Mental Health: The 9.5% of the adult population that is nearly 18.8 million American adults suffer from clinical depression.
social effects
Social Effects
  • At home they will lack interest in their family
  • Unable to enjoy their company and shared activities
  • Unable to participate in family life.
  • They will be unable to demonstrate affection for loved ones and uninterested in love-making
  • They will tend to avoid friends and social gatherings
  • Unable to derive satisfaction from hobbies and leisure interests

http://www.graphicshunt.com/images/depression-13061.htm

depression facts2
Depression Facts
  • Depression affects people of all races, incomes, ages, and ethnic and religious backgrounds, but it is three to five times more common in the elderly than in young people
  • Clinical depression affects about 19 million Americans annually
conclusion
Conclusion 
  • In conclusion: Depression brings about psychological, physical, and social effects on the person suffering the disease and to the people around them.
  • No matter what age, gender, or ethnicity the person is, depression can affect ANYONE.
  • We all know someone who has or had depression, so we can relate to others and help cope through it.
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Any Questions?

  • If so: contact me via email hcm5047@psu.edu
references
References
  • “Depression Facts." Wash. Univ. Department of Psychiatry. Google. Web. 27 Sept. 2010. http://www.psychiatry.wustl.edu/depression/depression_facts.htm
  • "What Is Psychological Depression?" EzineArticles Submission - Submit Your Best Quality Original Articles For Massive Exposure, Ezine Publishers Get 25 Free Article Reprints. Google. Web. 27 Sept. 2010. http://ezinearticles.com/?What-is-Psychological-Depression?&id=608364
  • "Effects of Depression." Psychology Free Online Medical Advice, Mental Health, Anxiety, Relationship Advice. Google. Web. 22 Sept. 2010. http://web4health.info/en/answers/bipolar-sym-life-depression
  • "Depression Statistics, Depression Statistics United States." Depression, Treatment for Depression, Symptoms of Depression. Google. Web. 23 Sept. 2010. http://www.indepression.com/depression-statistics.html