Here we go again. Looking for answers and for ways to get over a divorce? It doesn’t matter if you were a part of a couple for a few months, or for many years because all that matters is how much of your time you gave and how emotionally invested you were.
If I’m being honest, adjusting to being single again can vary from a few weeks to a few years. It all depends on YOU! During that time, you may experience several emotions that can hit you all at once, like you are on a rollercoaster. Besides the regular “side-effects” of a divorce, you can also be more susceptible to several conditions that can affect your health, such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and even physical conditions.
The depression that you can experience after a divorce is different from clinical depression. This one is known as situational depression or adjustment disorder, and it happens when you deal with traumatic events in your life. If you believe that you might experience depression due to your divorce, keep reading to find out what you need to do!