Some call resistant, some calls avoidance, some other calls denial and labeling
continues according to the logical function and process. However, here label
is not center of attention yet; the behaviour is point of discussion.
I am writing about depression and how some people do not want to get medical attention
along with therapy. Although they are suffering greatly and at the same time are
unwilling to do something about it.
They are experiencing disturbance in daily life through physical, emotional
and logical as result of illness and on the other hand they just do not want
An individual might stop taking medication because he or she might
consider that had been taking medication for a long time. Such individual even
might not get to see counsellor either.
The result in such case is devastating and sometimes might accompany by
self-destructive behaviour in which can threaten self and others safety.
Other behaviour that might interrupt individual’s life are like:“ not being
able to function in daily job, crying constantly without any reason, becoming
emotional constantly, becoming more negative, relationship difficulty
will appear and list goes on according to individual and individual’s life condition.
So far some of the reasons that I heard are:
Not now, I have some other important things to do
I am okay, this is my 50th crisis
Medication has serious side affect
I do not need medication nor shrink
I will be fine; I need just little bit time to put my head together
I have no money
I have no time for this
Nothing is wrong with me,
Nothing is wrong with me I am just worry about my….
I did not make appointment yet, will do when I need
Tell me who is not depress
May be you know some more that I am not aware of it at this point of time
Razi Ghaemmagham Farhani