90210..What

You know you have problems and you might be depressed when you are watching Sex and The City reruns (2008) and Beverly Hills 90201 reruns (2009). The numbers are not when anything aired but when I was lost in depression and watched it.

And to be fair, 90210 was from my high school years and I happened to have a DVD of the first season so when I got tired of Sex and The City reruns, I pulled it out and watched it again and again.

Cause it’s a time in my high school years when things were better? Depression hadn’t hit? My diagnosis wasn’t real?

There are a lot of reasons I suppose why you watch certain television at certain times but bottom line: Now, I see the signs and if I am watching any ridiculous reality show, or a DVD from ancient eras, I take a step back and ask myself. Are you depressed? Or is this just junk food television?

I don’t know. But it’s a sign worthy of thinking about.

 


Comments


View Comments / Leave a Comment

This post currently has 1 comments.
You can read the comments or leave your own thoughts.

Trackbacks

No trackbacks yet to this post.






    Last reviewed: 4 Aug 2014

APA Reference
Loberg, E. (2014). 90210, Sex and the City: Reading the signs of depression. Psych Central. Retrieved on October 20, 2014, from http://blogs.psychcentral.com/manic-depression/2014/08/03/90210-sex-and-the-city-reading-the-signs-of-depression/

 

Inside the Insane
Check out Erica's book,
Inside the Insane

Subscribe to this Blog: Feed

Recent Comments
  • Barbara: I remember dragging along one of my friends on one of my wild rides. We partied, went bar hopping, and ended...
  • Barbara: Yes! “The defining moment…” Looking back, I can see the progression of the manic episodes...
  • Barbara: I empathize with you on how it feels to be doing so well (comparatively speaking) and then get hit with...
  • Erica Loberg: Very well said Stuart. e
  • Stuart: Sometimes I think the antidepressant lifts the fog or dark cloud just enough to allow the pesto to act on...
Find a Therapist
Enter ZIP or postal code



Users Online: 12240
Join Us Now!