Methods for dealing with depression
Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on suggestions for helping a person suffering from depression. The first part ran July 23.
When is emergency help needed?
NAMI cautions that the following conditions are considered psychiatric emergencies and require a timely mental health evaluation. If necessary, they may require a visit to your local emergency room.
• Suicidal thoughts — Violent thoughts directed at your children or someone else.
• You or someone else feels you are at risk for harming your children.