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Asking yourself if there’s something you’ve done to make her feel that way, or whether she has lost interest in and excitement for you are all very rational, logical approaches – but there is nothing rational about depression.
The other intervention that helps the partners of depressed individuals is to get educated about what depression is and the various behaviors that commonly occur with depression.
Explore chat rooms and online forums to read about others’ experience with depression so that you can start to figure out whether your partner’s depression is something you can live with – or something that, long-term, would become one of your deal breakers.
For a bad depression phase, the average episode often lasts six to eight months.
When you find yourself in a relationship with someone you realize might be depressed, one of the most common reactions is to take the depression personally.
If you notice any of these signs early in the dating process, you may want to consider dating someone else unless you have a lot of patience or you happen to struggle with a bit of depression yourself; otherwise, you’re signing on for future frustration.