Common symptoms of depression:

  • Depressed mood most of the day (sad, empty, tearful)
  • Diminished interest or pleasure in activities
  • Significant weight or appetite change
  • Sleep disturbance
  • Fatigue or loss of energy
  • Feelings of worthlessness or excessive guilt
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Recurrent thoughts of death
*Please note these symptoms of depression are insufficient to make a diagnosis without an assessment from a mental health professional. Information was obtained from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders