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Coping with a depressed friend

April 10, 2016 | By | 22 Replies Continue Reading

A young woman can no longer sustain her current relationship with a depressed friend.

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Lost my best friend after moving

April 6, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A young girl has a hard time making new friends after moving.

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When a friend expresses suicidal thoughts

March 11, 2016 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

A young woman faces a dilemma when her friend expresses suicidal thoughts.

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My friend needs more than I can give her

December 18, 2015 | By | 15 Replies Continue Reading

What do you do when an anxious friend needs more of you than you can handle?

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Feeling lonely? 14 Tips for getting over the holiday hump

December 6, 2015 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
Feeling lonely? 14 Tips for getting over the holiday hump

The holiday season can be depressing if you are feeling lonely or dispirited while everyone else seems joyous and happy.

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In the Media – How depression affects friendships

September 24, 2015 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – How depression affects friendships

In an article in Mic.com, a website targeted to the generation known as millennials, senior staff writer Jenny Kutner describes how depression affects friendships.

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Sensing a depressed friend is pushing you away

September 6, 2015 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

A woman worries that her longtime friend is pushing her away—saying she doesn’t want her in her life.

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An ambivalent friendship

August 13, 2015 | By | 22 Replies Continue Reading

When two people begin to feel ambivalent about a friendship, it may have run its course.

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In the Media – How to help a depressed friend

July 23, 2015 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – How to help a depressed friend

In an article she penned for Fitness Republic, The Friendship Doctor offer six tips for helping a depressed friend.

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How can I get my friend to forgive me for a lie?

June 27, 2015 | By | 10 Replies Continue Reading

A young teen wants to be forgiven for a lie but isn’t sure how to apologize.

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