"Asking for help during what is considered one of the most joyous periods in a parent’s life can be daunting."
Education is key to informing people about mental health. Taking steps toward improving students' well-being, and assisting them with living their lives to the fullest without the burden of depression is essential.
All primary care doctors should be able to do this.
Watch the clip above, and head over to our #StrongerTogether page for more mental health coverage. Screening can help patients
National Depression Screening Day was also created to address mental illness stigma in a productive way, Holmberg explained
Depression is a disease, not a weakness, and suicide is its tragic consequence. By taking a few simple steps, primary care providers can better identify depression and ensure that patients receive needed treatment.