Keep the good hopes alive
There is a saying that, “Things happen the way you believe.” In case if you are in depression for any reason and there is no positive sign of life, it is good to keep the good hopes alive. There is always a possibility that your hope can come true. This is because no matter how dark it is, a small candle is enough for you to see through.
Try to keep yourself busy
Since an empty mind is a “devil’s workshop,” so if you are in depression then the situation could be even worse. In order to keep depression away, one good thing to do is try and keep yourself busy as much as possible. Be engaged in any activity that you enjoy doing.
Read Motivating Stories
If you ever feel depressed, go through a number of stories over the web and in printed form that can prove to be a good source of motivation for you. If reading stories is something hectic for you, then try reading some motivating quotes.
Help out others
No matter how much depressed you are, you cannot ignore those people who have some connections with you directly or indirectly. Try to help others in tough conditions as it gives inner satisfaction and makes you feel valuable being in a position to benefit others.
Deep breathing also helps to get rid of depression big time. Simply stand straight with your mouth closed, breathe in through your nose, and hold it for few seconds. Gently release the breath from your mouth. Wait for 4 to 5 seconds and repeat the same procedure. However, make sure not to do it longer than 15 seconds if you are doing it for the very first time.