When the leg heals and you can walk again, it still can take weeks for it to regain full strength. Depending on how bad the break was, it may alter how you walk, what exercise you can do, even how you stand. I talked in my previous article about how, after my worst bout of depression, it took months before I felt I could do my job properly. Trying to drag them out of this tunnel is more likely to make them curl up and hide than do any good.
For men, in particular, this approach can backfire greatly.
In some people depression seems to creep up on them slowly - in others it’s more rapid.
Depression may last for a few days, a few weeks, a few months or for years.
When someone is suffering from depression, their entire life is blown apart. I would like to try and offer some advice to those people.