Today’s Takeaway: Is Depression Anger Turned Inward?
Melissa’s parents, Donna and Mark Senior, say they have no idea why their daughter moved 2,000 miles away without warning a few months ago. The 26-year-old, who admits she’s been depressed for years, says she’s had “violent urges” to harm her family and left home for their safety.
“One theory of depression is anger turned inward,” says Dr. Phil in Today’s Takeaway.
“The next thing you know, what seems outlandish starts to seem like a new normal.”
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