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Tennesseans Encouraged To Take Online Screening For Depression

Monday, September 28, 2015 | 10:57am

In observance of National Depression Screening Day, October 8, 2015, the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services is encouraging all adults, 18 years of age and older, to take a free online screening for depression. In Tennessee, it is estimated that more than 347,000 people over the age of 15 experienced symptoms of major depression in the last year, experiencing feelings of sadness, hopelessness, emptiness, or irritable moods that significantly interfered with their daily routines.

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