50 Meaningful Pieces Of Advice From Adults Who Were Depressed As Teenagers
Depression

50 Meaningful Pieces Of Advice From Adults Who Were Depressed As Teenagers

These adults from Ask Reddit share what they would tell the younger versions of themselves as they struggled with depression.

35. At 26 I’ve been thinking the same thought since I was like 15.

“Don’t kill yourself yet.”

Procrastination seems to work really well for me in this respect.

I have gotten to a really high level in runescape, I’m almost done with a BS in electrical engineering, and I’ve been to Niagara Falls where I saw the monument to Nikola Tesla.

I guess what it comes down to is, I’m trying to achieve stuff despite the urge to die.

So what I’d tell my younger self is:

“Don’t kill yourself yet.”

36. Don’t bother with most drugs that’s just a bandaid for your trauma. Save money you’re going to need it for therapy!

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