Depression is more than just feeling sad. Depression is a persistent feeling of sadness, loneliness, grief, hopelessness and emotional pain.
Bipolar symptoms include depression and manic states. These are more than just a mood swing. Bipolar includes both depressed and manic states that are distinctive and singular.
First line of treatment for Mood Disorders include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. A scientifically proven treatment for depression, bipolar and complicated grief.