Men’s Depression

Researchers are only beginning to understand men’s unique experience of depression. As for PPND, research is lagging even further behind. But there are a few things we’re learning.

In terms of depression – in general – if you’re a man, you’re more likely than a woman to try to hide your depression or to withdraw from others. This only worsens your symptoms. As for PPND (Paternal Postnatal Depression), some research suggests that it develops more gradually in men over the course of the child’s first year than postpartum depression develops in women. (read blog for more)

Men’s Depression

Contact Details

Main Office:

Family Services of Central Alberta
5409 - 50th Avenue
Red Deer, Alberta
T4N 4B7

Office Hours

Main Office:
8:30am – 4:30pm
Extended hours on Monday/Tuesday:
5:15pm – 8:00pm
Toll Free: 1-866-414-3722
Email us: fsca(at)fsca.ca

Park Plaza Intergenerational Centre

5214 - 47 Avenue, Red Deer
Visit by appointment only Phone: 403-967-0171

FSCA Play Space

Hours of Operation:
Monday & Thursday
9:30am – 12:00pm & various program times. 

Parkland Mall:  4747 - 67th Street, Red Deer
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