AARDVARKANSAS is a comic strip, and FeelingDepressed.com is the name of the fictional company where the comic's main character, Leroy King, is employed.

Since a number of visitors come to this site searching for solutions for depression, we'd like you to know that -- although we'd very much like to help you learn to laugh again -- we're really not qualified in any way to counsel individuals with depression.

If you're in the U.S. and think you might need assistance or someone to talk to, please consider telephoning the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at:

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

If you're outside of the U.S., please consider accessing the resources available here.

We sincerely hope you find all the help you need.