There's new evidence that depression is not just a disorder of the mind.
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The keyword appears to be "sometimes". Many people find repressive coping to be helpful, but of course that's not the case for everyone. If you'd rather be expressive, then be expressive. I don't think Ruth Davis Konigsberg is trying to take that away from anyone.
As for evidence, I'd recommend checking out the work of George Bonanno.
Consciousness may have originated with humans, mammals, fish, or bacteria.
When is it reasonable to change your goals?
Minds in machines: comparing biological and synthetic intelligence.
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