8 Possible Signs of Dysthymia

Dysthymia is a milder form of depression that is just as treatable as depression and with the same medications. Here are some signs.

1.   Depressed mood most of the time for most days for at least two years
with at least two of the following symptoms.
2.   Poor appetite or overeating
3.   Insomnia or oversleeping
4.   Low energy, always tired
5.   Low self-esteem
6.   Poor concentration and difficulty making decisions
7.   Feeling hopeless
8.   These symptoms interfere with social or vocational functioning.

The information contained in this post is for educational purposes only and does not replace the medical evaluation of a physician.

Contact a counsellor today.

Taken from the book Emotionally Free, Chapter 12.by Grant Mullen M.D.

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