The life time prevalence of depression in males is 13%. Possible triggers of depression include chronic illness, recent unemployment, bereavement, stress, financial difficulties or housing problems. Excess ingestion of alcohol or other substances can also trigger a depressive episode. Certain forms of depression have no identifiable trigger. It is a common treatable condition and there is no shame in suffering from depression. We treat all forms of mental illnesses including anxiety, bipolar disorder, phobias, schizophrenia and substance addiction.