Depression affects the entire body both physically and psychologically. Symptoms vary but may include sleeplessness, sad or irritable moods, lack of self esteem, changes in appetite behavior and physical well-being. Symptoms of depression can last for weeks, months or even years. Without treatment, depression could continue for years and can be fatal, leading to suicide. With professional help, most sufferers of depression can significantly improve.
Everyone experiences levels of anxiety, but it is often not severe enough to warrant professional treatment. In fact, when we face danger resulting in physical harm or even death, we respond psychologically and physically using an anxiety driven response, causing us to either defend ourselves, or to escape injury. For others their Anxiety overcomes them. We are able to help you find ways to control and concur your anxiety instead of your anxiety controlling you.