Existential depression is generally understood to be caused by personal, environment and professional mismatches: Typically A gifted adult’s inability to find a place and/or relationships where “deeper issues” and “bigger problems” can be shared, explored and mastered.
The Unique Challenges of Gifted & Creative Adults Gifted Adult Challenges, Problems & Difficulties. An article by Lynne Azpeitia. Gifted, talented and creative adults face unique challenges, problems and difficulties while living their lives because of their high intelligence, overexcitabilities and multiple abilities.
May 29, 2018 · Some believe that gifted people — gifted children, and gifted adults — are more likely to experience existential depression in their lives. Those creative, gifted, and talented people who actively search and question life’s meaning are often thought to be more prone to existential depression.4.4/5(198).
Jun 03, 2019 · James Thurman Webb, PhD founded SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted); is President of Great Potential Press; is a licensed psychologist, and author of multiple books related to gifted children and adults.. In his article Existential Depression in Gifted Individuals, he writes more about this specific kind of depression: “It has been my experience that gifted and talented persons.