June 3, 2016 In depression, your brain will then turn against you. It will reach in your memory and pull out every bad feeling it can find - abuse as a child, failed relationships, etc. - anything to make you feel bad and especially guilty. You will be tortured by your own thoughts. Depression occurs under many circumstances, but most commonly:
Sudden Severe Loss - the individual has experienced a sudden severe loss - may be the death of a loved one, loss of a job, or loss of a lover. In this type of depression, the patient can clearly identify what is creating the depressed mood.
Long-term High Stress Level - the patient is depressed but can't put their finger on the cause. Learn more.
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