Thought Catalog

Mental Illness

No One Wants To Broadcast Their Mental Illness

It’s easy to claim that we are depressed; in fact, many people still mistake their sadness for depression. However, nobody wants to broadcast that he or she is mentally ill, to put the word out there for the world to hear. It’s not so hard to see why. 

What Depression Looks Like

Depression wears many different faces. It is unique to every person. Some days are lighter, others heavier, but nevertheless, it’s always there.