Video Licks: DEPRESSED Is A Smart, Funny Series Addressing Mental Health
Holiday season has finally crept into our busy lives and you now what that means? Everyone’s most annoying friend, depression, may be coming to pay a visit. Don’t worry though, you’re not alone. Everyone’s been there including the creator of this wonderful series, aptly called Depressed. Nadia Osman takes a look at this state of mind through a humorous lens, portraying it’s many facets and starting a conversation about something we’ve all dealt with at least once in our lives. In these first two episodes, Nadia, a woman in her early 30s struggling with depression and anxiety, lets a friend know the very important reason why she had to miss her big day and is overloaded when her therapist springs some life changing news on her. Enjoy!
Depressed: Apology – A woman takes the big step of apologizing for not being there for her friend due to a bout of depression. (Written by Nadia Osman; directed by Greg Smith; and starring Jessica Gonzalez & Nadia Osman)
Depressed: Speed Therapy – When Nadia’s therapist reveals she’s pregnant, Nadia’s way of coping with the news is some speed therapy. Some ideas are bad ones. (Written by Nadia Osman; directed by Greg Smith, and starring Sarah Claspell & Nadia Osman.)
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