Megan Potts

4 Myths about Suicide - Debunked

1 out of every 100 deaths is due to suicide. Understanding the problem is the first step towards solving it, says Megan Potts.

People like you, talking about their experience with depression.

Living with Depression: Patient Stories and Support

Read stories from people who live with and manage depression and other mental health challenges. Each story gives a first-person account of living with depression, with tips for finding the right support and coping with depressive episodes. 

68 Depression Patient Stories - Page 4

Creating an Effective Morning Routine with Depression
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Creating an Effective Morning Routine with Depression

Finding (and Building) Community Around You
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Finding (and Building) Community Around You

Navigating Digital Worlds with Depression
4 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Navigating Digital Worlds with Depression

My 5 Biggest Misconceptions About Therapy
3 mins
article
Jonathan Rottenberg

My 5 Biggest Misconceptions About Therapy

5 Tips When You’re Considering Therapy
5 mins
article
René Brooks

5 Tips When You’re Considering Therapy

Don’t Trust the Stories Depression Tells You
6 mins
article
Jaime Sanders

Don’t Trust the Stories Depression Tells You

What To Do When Your Tools Aren't Working
4 mins
article
Bryce Evans

What To Do When Your Tools Aren't Working

Depression On The Road
5 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Depression On The Road

Dating With Depression
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Dating With Depression

Illustrating The A To Z Of Mental Health
1 min 43 secs
video
Healthline Editorial Team

Illustrating The A To Z Of Mental Health

 How Do I Know If My Depression Is ‘Better’?
4 mins
article
Jonathan Rottenberg

How Do I Know If My Depression Is ‘Better’?

Can You Talk to Your Child About Your Depression? I Wish I Had
4 mins
article
Jonathan Rottenberg

Can You Talk to Your Child About Your Depression? I Wish I Had

My Depression Playlist
4 mins
article
Bryce Evans

My Depression Playlist

Depression Code: What We Say Vs What We Actually Mean
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Depression Code: What We Say Vs What We Actually Mean

5 Films And TV Series That Misrepresent Depression (And Get It Right)
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

5 Films And TV Series That Misrepresent Depression (And Get It Right)

Depression Self Portraits
3 mins
article
Bryce Evans

Depression Self Portraits

About Life Effects

Living with one or more chronic conditions affects your life in so many ways. The only people who really know what you are going through are those who have faced the same challenges for years. With that in mind we have created Life Effects, an initiative shaped by patients, for patients.

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