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If you would prefer a chat room format, I recommend Depression Haven. Depression Haven is not officially affiliated with About.com, however, the hosts are all former About.com hosts and I do not hesitate to recommend this site for those who prefer a chat room format. Separate registration is required.
Not Sure If You Really Have Clinical Depression? Why not take our free depression screening?
Crisis Resources: If you're feeling overwhelmed and are considering suicide, please call a suicide crisis hotline. In the United States: 1-800-784-2433 or 1-800-273-8255.