Depression and Substance Abuse

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This video describes the dynamic of how alcohol and drugs affect a person with depression. Issues such as: genetics, psycho-social dynamics, copingbehaviors and brain mechanics are explored. Treatments such as psychological therapy, twelve-step programs
and anti-depressant drugs are also presented.

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"I started playing rugby and the combination of exercise and feeling like I was part of a team really helped."

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