Depression Bipolar Support Alliance Fort Worth & Tarrant County

Fort Worth & Tarrant County

About Depression & Mania

About Depression & Mania:

Common possible symptoms of depression include:
changes in appetite
decreased or increased sleeping
loss of energy and motivation
inappropriate or exaggerated feelings of sadness, hopelessness, anxiety,  impending disaster or doom 
exaggerated feelings of guilt 
unexplained aches and pains or ailments

Common possible symptoms of mania include:
impaired judgment
high energy level and increased activity/talking
significant decrease in sleeping
inflated self esteem (grandiosity)
extreme irritability and/or restlessness

Other symptoms are possible. No one symptom determines the disorder. A psychiatrist or psycho pharmacologist should be consulted for an evaluation.

The mission of DBSA is to improve the lives of people living with mood disorder.