More Than a Bump in the Road

The people living in the New London area are invited to attend a presentation on depression. It will be held on Saturday, November 14, at 10 a.m. in the Community Room of Emanuel Lutheran Church in New London.

Depression is a common mental health issue that many people experience in their lifetimes. Depression can affect children as well as adults. Depression can lead to more serious problems. The holiday season is a time when depression can be more prevalent.

This presentation will be given by Elizabeth Seelow, a professional counselor with Christian Family Counseling. The different areas to be covered in her presentation are

o   What is depression?

o   What are symptoms of depression?

o   What are causes of depression?

o   How is depression diagnosed?

o   How is depression treated?

o   How can you help a family member or friend with depression?

There will be a question and answer time at the end of the presentation.

If you think you may have depression or know someone who has or may have depression or you just want to learn more about depression, you are encouraged to attend.