Depression How can you help?     By Jacinta Van Der Meer
1,000,000 people willsuffer from a depressive   illness  this year         In Australia            alone          (black d...
Depression is a mental illnessof long term intense low feelings. That mayaffect or hinder how one participates in theireve...
One or more combination of:- Withdrawing from social activities    -Lack of interest in hobbies          - Being indecisiv...
RUOK? Day Organisation suggests        1. Ask the        Question                                                 2. Liste...
Help Yourself               How to help yourselfStay Positive               Talk to someoneSeek professional help         ...
beyondblue  www.beyondblue.org.au      SANE Australia      www.sane.org       Reach Out!       ReachOut.com  Black dog Ins...
THANK YOU
WEBSITESAndrew, S n.d, Our Story, Black dog ride, Last accessed 11th September 2012,<http://www.blackdogride.com.au/view/a...
IMAGESA photo giving a gimpse of a depressed person n.d, image, Hub Pages, Last accessed 11thSeptember 2012, <http://biash...
How can I tell if someone is depressed? 2004, image, Ninemsn, Last Accessed 11th September2012, <http://health.ninemsn.com...
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  1. 1. Depression How can you help? By Jacinta Van Der Meer
  2. 2. 1,000,000 people willsuffer from a depressive illness this year In Australia alone (black dog ride n.d)
  3. 3. Depression is a mental illnessof long term intense low feelings. That mayaffect or hinder how one participates in theireveryday life (beyondblue 2009)
  4. 4. One or more combination of:- Withdrawing from social activities -Lack of interest in hobbies - Being indecisive - Crying a lot -Alienating themselves - Lack of appetite - Insomnia or always tired- Thoughts of death /wanting to die etc.
  5. 5. RUOK? Day Organisation suggests 1. Ask the Question 2. Listen without judgement 3. Encourage Action 4. Follow up
  6. 6. Help Yourself How to help yourselfStay Positive Talk to someoneSeek professional help Get active
  7. 7. beyondblue www.beyondblue.org.au SANE Australia www.sane.org Reach Out! ReachOut.com Black dog Institutewww.blackdoginstitute.org.au Lifeline www.lifeline.org.au/ Headspace www.headspace.org.au
  8. 8. THANK YOU
  9. 9. WEBSITESAndrew, S n.d, Our Story, Black dog ride, Last accessed 11th September 2012,<http://www.blackdogride.com.au/view/about/>BeyondBlue n.d, What is depression?,BeyondBlue, Last Accessed 11th September2012,<http://www.beyondblue.org.au/index.aspx?link_id=89>ReachOut n.d,Depression, ReachOut, Last Accessed 11th September2012,<http://au.reachout.com/Factsheets/D/Depression>
  10. 10. IMAGESA photo giving a gimpse of a depressed person n.d, image, Hub Pages, Last accessed 11thSeptember 2012, <http://biasharamotomoto.hubpages.com/hub/Signs-for-Depression-and-Suicide>Confused sign post n.d, image, word press, last accessed 11 September 2012,http://nonsensetomomsense.com/momsense-by-any-other-name-is-confusing/>Depression is not who we are n.d, image, Depression treatments, Last Accessed 11th September2012, <http://depressiontreatments.net/depression-is-not-who-you-are/>Depressed Man n.d, image,Embracing Depression, Last Accessed 11th September 2012,<http://embracingdepression.org/causes-of-depression/>Depressed Man n.d, ehow, Last Accessed 11th September2012,<http://www.ehow.com/how_7564419_comfort-depressed-person.html>Help yourself 2010, image, web design ledger, last accessed 11 September 2012,<http://webdesignledger.com/inspiration/most-creative-ads-around-the-world>
  11. 11. How can I tell if someone is depressed? 2004, image, Ninemsn, Last Accessed 11th September2012, <http://health.ninemsn.com.au/family/familyhealth/689767/how-can-i-tell-if-someone-is-depressed>How depression dulls the world-literally 2011, image, Discover Magazine, Last Accessed 11thSeptember 2012, <http://discovermagazine.com/2010/dec/01-how-depression-dulls-the-world-literally>Sad Image n.d, image, ehow, Last Accessed 11th September 2012,<http://www.ehow.com/how_7677989_deal-depressed-people.html>The appearance of a depressed person 2011, MentalHelp.net,Last Accessed 11th September2012,<http://www.mentalhelp.net/poc/view_doc.php?type=doc&id=42371&cn=4>There is always hope n.d, Dark Wallpapers, Last Accessed 11th September 2012,http://dark.pozadia.org/wallpaper/There-is-Always-Hope/>Tips for Helping a depressed Friend 2011, image, Solution-depression, last accessed 11September 2012, <http://solution-depression.blogspot.com.au/2011/11/tips-for-helping-depressed-friend.html>Tips for coping with depression 2012,image, She knows, last accessed 11th september 2012,<http://www.sheknows.com.au/health-and-wellness/articles/957865/tips-for-coping-with-depression>

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