Are there any particular mental health issues that tend to crop up at post, such as Seasonal Affective Disorder (winter blues)?
S.A.D. (winter blues) tend to crop up in the winter months, from November to March, as the days are short and the weather is overcast/grey. You rarely see the sun in the wintertime. Polish people recommend taking vacation outside the country in November and February, which are decidely the least festive and most depressing winter months. - Sep 2019
SAD can be an issue. Winter can be long. - May 2018
SAD for sure. Bring some lights. - Apr 2018
SAD for sure, it stays gray and gloomy here from November-April or so, it starts getting dark at about 3:45. Many have a happy lamp and many love using the sauna. - Dec 2016