10 Signs Your Parents are Making You Depressed

Are you miserable or depressed when you’re around your parents? When battling depression, it’s important you have a strong support system, and that includes having a supportive family. But it can be difficult when it’s your parents that are causing some of the trauma you’re trying to undo.

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Posted on May 26, 2020 by Therapist Nicki

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