Guns Don’t Kill People, Depression Kills People

Shout out to my brothers from MSG Det Am Embassy London 82-83 Happy Birthday Marines, Happy Veterans Day.

Depression and the silence of men in pain is my subject this week. I have a talk with a professional mental health friend and contributor to the show Dr. Dave.

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A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. Proverbs 17:22

 

Six Elements of Life Experiences

Lincoln’s depression:

Understanding Depression in Men

The Art of Manliness series on depression

Good information from the National Institutes of Health

12 Signs of Depression in Men

 

Depression Among Black Men

 

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/11-times-black-celebs-opened-up-about-dealing-with-mental-health-issues_us_59678e88e4b0d51cda60c2ce

10 Black Celebrities You May Not Know Suffer From Depression

https://www.essence.com/2016/06/22/black-men-mentall-illness-heavy-head-wears-crown

Five signs the black man you love is struggling with depression

 

Resources on Purpose and Helping Men

 

Brother, You’re On My Mind program

Charlie Mike

The Purpose Driven Life, by Rick Warren

veterans crisis line
800-273-8255 Option 1

 

“The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.”  Henry David Thoreau