We just added a section on depression, including links for getting help
, to our Resource Center. Part of my unintended theme for the week -- things you don't think about when you see someone in a wheelchair.
From that section: "Depression is found two or three times more often among people who are
paralyzed than among the nondisabled – it is common but not normal.
Becoming discouraged, grief-stricken or sad is normal, but depression
is a health problem unto itself. Most types of depression, however, can
The hardest part is getting someone to seek help.
Start by recognizing it in yourself or in others. Read up