Top 10 Reasons People Become Depressed

I personally know people who struggle with depression, and they tell me their stories. This list is based off their stories, and my own personal knowledge about depression.

The Top Ten

1 They feel alone

No one liking you, fake friends, and your lonely relationship status can fall into this category. - yaygiants16

Yep! That's common. I've been single for so long

I feel this all the time. - Hermione_Granger220

right now

2 They have too much stress

If you are stressed out, most likely you are going to become depressed one way or another. - yaygiants16

Now Number 3 8/10/16 they lost hope in themself now I have lost hope and have depression but the main reason why was stress I could not work becuase of stress stress made me stupid stress made me hate school but school is the building of stress why am I saying stress so much

3 They got sexually assaulted

Yes, being sexually assaulted can be extremely mentally damaging... I'm not exactly sure how people can get depression because of this... Depression is constantly feeling that you're alone, sad, and that nothing will ever get better.

4 They lost hope in themself

Feeling fat, stupid, or ugly can fall into this category. - yaygiants16

This is how I got severe depression...

5 They feel they suck at life

No, you don't suck at life - TwilightKitsune

6 They are getting bullied

You can absolutely get bullied to the point to depression, sometimes even death. - yaygiants16

Yes! DO NOT BULLY! It can also cause suicide

I get bullied a lot and I'm usually punished for defending myself.-DarkBoi-X

That's the main reason I became depressed. 😢Though there are some other reasons. - Catlover2004

7 They have been exposed of their worst sin
8 Their friend or relative passed away

Eventually, you will get over their death, but in the meantime, you have a justified reason to be depressed. - yaygiants16

9 Not successful in school
10 The people around them are depressed

The Contenders

11 Unemployment
12 They have poor sleep habits

I do... It takes 1-4 hours for me to fall asleep every night. Plus, I wake up several times a night and usually can’t fall asleep. - Hermione_Granger220

13 Their favorite television show ended
14 Best friend left

Actually, I had to leave my best friend... I moved a year and a half ago and haven’t seen her since. - Hermione_Granger220

15 Trying to be emo

Not all emo's are depressed.

16 Too much debt
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