Many times injured workers' will find themselves depressed or anxious after sustaining a work injury. An injury is painful and if it is not treated properly or your pain is not controlled it can take a heavy toll on your emotional well being. This is not something to be taken lightly. Relationships with family members, co-workers and friends can be affected by this shift in behavior. There is no shame in reaching out to religious person you respect, friend or psychologist or psychiatrist. It is important to treat the mind and body.