Depression is a common, yet serious, illness that can affect anyone. Depressive illnesses often interfere with normal functioning, cause pain and suffering and not only to those who care about them.
Serious depression can destroy family life and leads to isolation. Although depression is a real medical illness, many people still mistakenly believe it is a personal weakness.
In the documentary Madman's Journal, we peer into one man's universe and learn more about depression and how it can be overcome.