How Do I Tell My Mum I Have Depression?

Question by lifeof: How do i tell my mum i have depression?
I think that i might have depression/bipolar disorder as, i am constantly manic or depressed. Occasionally, i may also have suicidal thoughts. However, i dont know how to tell my mum this, as she will automatically think im joking yet im not. Please help!!!

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Answer by Wendy
It’s important that you first seek medical advice in order to gain a proper diagnosis. Once you know for sure what you are dealing with,then by all means have a chat with her.

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