Is depression keeping you from living up to your full potential? Are you feeling hopeless? Do you feel unmotivated?
Depression affects up to 350 million people world wide. Despite this large number, depression can make you feel as though you’re alone in the world and that things you once cared about no longer matter. You may find yourself losing focus at work or other important areas of your life and it may even feel hard just getting out of bed in the morning.
Depression can cause a huge disruption in our lives and in the lives of people we care about. Without proper treatment, symptoms can get worse.
At Peaks Counseling, we understand the importance of empathizing with what our clients are going through and we want to help individual’s get back on track with their lives. Through the use of effective treatment strategies, we are here to help you feel more like your old self again! For more information call (720) 432-3496 or book an appointment online. We are here to help!
Depression and It’s Symptoms
Depression can appear at different times for some and has several levels of severity. With treatment and more information, counselors can decipher whether or not your depression is mild, medium, or severe and can discuss treatment options with you. Here are some of the common symptoms that may be a sign you are experiencing some type of depression.
- Trouble concentrating, staying focused, and making decisions
- Feelings of guilt, worthlessness, and helplessness
- Loss of interest in things once pleasurable
- Increased or decreased appetite
- Persistent sad, anxious, or “empty” feelings
- Suicidal thoughts or intent/attempts
- Insomnia or oversleeping
What to do if you’re experiencing these symptoms?
If you feel like you are struggling with some depression and need some support and guidance, please feel free to reach out! We can help support you through this tough time and come up with a treatment plan that works for you! Give us a call at (720) 432-3496 or feel free to contact us online. We look forward to helping you!