Our expert says:
Its a major sign of depression, often not publicised, to lose interest and pleasure in whatever it is that turns you on - called Anhedonia.
And then the other features you describe are strongly suggestive of depression. Its not your fault or his, but iot sounds as though he's had much more than his fair share of stress and discouragement recenrtly. He must see a good local psychiatrist for a proper assessment and a discussion of treatment options, including medication and CBT type psychotherapy. What you can most do tto help hi, is to encourage him to do this, and to stick with treatment, as this is a dangerous ( if ignored ) and very treatable condition
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