Depression can sometimes be difficult to spot in many individuals. Particularly in adults. The symptoms of depression can look very different from one individual to another. Like most behavioral disorders, it is important to pay attention to changes in your baseline functioning. The onset for depression can vary depending on a precipitating event, the introduction of substance use to mask the symptoms or genetic pre-dispositions that can contribute to deficits in your daily life. If you are curious about whether you or a loved one are suffering from depression, some of the following could be signs for you to seek help.