Friday 23 February 2018

Depression is a cruel illness

Sir -- Depression and mental health, even to practitioners, is somewhat of an abyss. I speak as a chronic case.

We have often heard "that fella wants a good kick up the arse". I'm sorry, but this is the last thing a sufferer wants.

It's plainly obvious to me and others like me that Shane Dunphy, as his writing clearly indicates, knows nothing at all about depression.

Please sign in or register with for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Promoted Links

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Don't Miss