Many times when people have a social anxiety and depression at the same time, they are unsure as to what they are able to do as well as who they can get help from. In fact, many times are so confused by having a social anxiety and depression that they will try to hurt themselves; whether they are thinking straight or not.
Most often when people hear about other people that have a social anxiety and depression, both at the same time, they right away assume that they are saying that for the attention. However, in most cases the people that are having the problems are not faking; but in a way they are asking for help. Lucky for them, it is rather simple to get help for dealing with a social anxiety and depression at the same time.
In fact, many times it is as easy as going to a professional doctor; and not just a therapist or “shrink.” In fact, going to a medical professional is one of the best ways to “deal” with having a social anxiety and depression, at the same time. In fact, once you go to a professional for help it may take as little as a couple weeks to get “cured”; however, it may also take over a year, as well!
Another way that many people try to “cure” themselves of having a social anxiety and depression is by doing things by themselves; without going to a professional. By that, many people will try many different techniques or remedies that they believe in; without going through a professional doctor or insurance company. The best way of going about that is by first trying some sort of therapy sessions or talk groups. In fact, many people find therapy or talk sessions to be quite beneficial; especially when they have/had depression.
However, many people would assume to right away try taking some sort of medication (an all-natural or herbal). There are in fact, many different types of natural supplements for people to take for social anxieties as well as depression. In fact, many of the all-natural medications can be found at most stores around the country; such as Wal-Mart, Shopko or Walgreen’s.
Another way that people try to cure themselves from having a social anxiety and depression is by going to a meditation or relaxation training. When going to a meditation or relaxation class, you are being taught how to guide your way through situations that can be stressful. Also, people are taught how to determine whether a situation is true or if it is made up in your mind; then conquering it.
No matter how you choose to deal with a social anxiety and depression at the same time, more and likely you will be able to better yourself; especially if you choose to see a professional! In fact, any little steps forwards helps in the long run!