Elodie Edjang is the creator of the YouTube channel ThisisElodie (formerly known as thepigsandmonkeys) where she creates content spanning from style to college advice.
She is a graduate of the University of Georgia with an AB in Anthropology and an ABJ in Advertising. She is currently pursuing a MFA in Documentary Media with plans to expand the depth and reach of her content.
Some common depression triggers can include a loss of a loved one, personal or work-related stress, hormonal changes, or seasonal changes.
Elodie is going to be talking about a quite overlooked demographic, the elderly, and how depression affects the elderly also.
Bullying and depression are often related to one another. Depression is known to affect both bullies and their victims, and victims of online bullying.
Women tend to eat and sleep more, and there are certain types of depression that is only attributed to females. Learn more about depression in women.
Elodie is going to share with you some tips on how to talk to someone with depression without shaming them and how to support them.
Suicidal thoughts can range in severity from fleeting thoughts to deep-held plans. Thankfully, there are some ways to combat these thoughts.
Suspicion, or distrust of others and their intentions can accompany your depression. However, don't give up. There are ways to cope with those feelings.
By eliminating negative thoughts and self-talk, you're on the right path to improving. Elodie shares how you can improve your self-talk for depression.
Elodie shares other forms of therapy that can help reduce stress which can help your overall depression. Try these alternative therapies for depression.
Raising awareness about depression is important because it helps remove some of the stigma associated it. Learn how you can speak up about depression.