Extension

 

Authors

Kathy Bosch

Date of this Version

2003

Comments

© 2003, The Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska on behalf of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension. All rights reserved.

Abstract

We all understand feeling sad or "blue" from time to time. Personal losses or crises can leave us with low energy and a sense of unhappiness. These reactions are a normal part of living. But depression and depressive symptoms in the older individual present unique challenges.