Just take this pill and you’ll feel better within 4–6 weeks. There are so many problems with this view that it would take another essay just to scratch the surface. In short, for me (and I know this is different for other people and certainly for other forms of mental illness) this wasn’t a satisfactory explanation of what was happening…
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The issue with this is that you can’t just conflate burnout and depression. They are two very different things, though they can and often tend to interact in some devious ways. I really wish doctors would get this and act accordingly.

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