Resources from those with lived experienced of depression

Black dog institute have a number of stories of lived experience written by the people who have lived it. They hope to give you an insight into different views on depression and mental health through sharing the personal stories

Beyond Blue have a range of personal stories from people who have recovered from, or are going through depression. Beyond Blue also encourages family and friends to share their experiences of providing support to someone they care about. 

TED Talks YouTube channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). TED and TEDx talks have videos from professionals and those with lived experience of depression on a range of topics that you might find helpful.

TED Talks on depression

TEDx Talks on depression