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Feeling you will never get better

Symptoms of depression often reported but not usually taken into account in diagnosis include:

Self-loathing

• A decrease in self-esteem

Inattention to personal hygiene

• Sensitivity to noise

Fear of 'going mad'

• Change in perception of time

Periods of sobbing

• Possible behavioral changes, such as aggression and/or irritability

A feeling that something bad is going to happen soon

Avoiding social situations or being late often

Feeling that you will never get better (hopelessness)

Excessive procrastination

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Taken on September 2, 2007