Inspire the Mind
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Inspire the Mind

How to Help Your Loved Ones Through Depression With Trust

You don’t need to be a mental health professional to help a friend

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I was only 21 when someone with severe depression first asked for my support. I was a suicide help-line counselor and, officially, I was only allowed to give the man on the other end of the phone 20 minutes of my time.

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Kelly Eden

Kelly Eden

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New Zealand-based essayist | Personal Essay Workshops | @ Insider, Mamamia, Thought Catalog, ScaryMommy and more https://inspired-nonfiction.thinkific.com/