Depression Today   



Depression Bookstore

DSM IV Criteria


Bulletin Board

Teenage Board

Personal Stories


New Mental Health Bulletin Boards

Free Medication

MH Today Webring
Join Here


 Depression Today Articles


Depression Support

Depression Relieved by Medication

Setbacks Can Set the Stage For Slow-Motion Depression

Genes and Depression and Stress

Dealing With Depression

Treatment-related sexual dysfunction and single-vs-split daily dosing of antidepressants are among clinical topics discussed in "New Research in Depression," featured in the Depression Resource Center.

Depression: New Medications in Development

Depression Clinical Trial Websites

Tricyclic Antidepressants Used to Treat Non-Psychiatric Symptoms in Nursing Home Residents 
Tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) are no longer considered first-line treatment for depression in geriatric patients, in large part due to their anticholinergic side effects.
The Brown University Geriatric Psychopharmacology Update 6(12) 2002

Treating Bipolar Disorder in Older Adults: Gaps in Knowledge Remain 
The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that 40 percent of the country's population will be 45 years and older by 2010.
The Brown University Geriatric Psychopharmacology Update 6(11) 2002

Depression in Preschoolers: Does it Exist and Can We Treat it? 
At the recent annual meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Helen L. Egger, M.D., from Duke University Medical Center presented information on depression in preschoolers. 
Brown University Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology Update 4(12) 2002


More Than Moody: Recognizing and Treating Adolescent Depression 
Until recently, it was widely believed that young people had neither sufficiently formed egos, nor the brain development to cause the kind of chemical imbalance that is at the root of clinical depression.
Brown University Child and Adolescent Behavior Letter 18(12) 2002

Treatment-Resistant Depression 
A new Medscape Psychiatry Clinical Update reviews approaches to treatment resistance. 

Clinical Update on the Treatment of Depression

Medscape's Depression Center - the very latest on depression

MEDLINE Abstracts: Diabetes and Depression 
What's new in our understanding of the relationship between depression and diabetes? 
Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology 5(1) 2003

New Vistas in Antidepressant Development
New approaches in depression medications. A new Medscape Psychiatry Clinical Update.

The Neurobiology of Depression: Unmet Needs
The patient, remission, and neurobiology. A new Medscape Psychiatry Clinical Update.

Two Monoamines Vs One for Depression -- Revisited
Medscape Psychiatry Expert Column - Join the Discussion
Medscape Psychiatry & Mental Health 7(2) 2002


Overcoming Depression


Depression: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment by Joseph M. Carver, Ph.D. 

Depression by Joan-Marie Moss

Earned Depression by Stuart Sorensen - RMN

Online Depression Screening Test

Confidential Screening Test

[ Home ] [ Depression DSM IV Diagnosis ] [ Articles ] [ Depression Personal Stories ] [ Depression Bulletin Board ] [ Teenage Board ] [ AD(H)D Today ] [ Bipolar Disorder Today ] [ Borderline Personality Disorder Today ] [ Narcissistic Personality Disorder Today ] [ PTSD Today ] [ Schizophrenia Today ] [ Mental Health Today ] [ Free Medication ]

Visit Mental Health Matters for information and articles on a variety of mental health topics; Get Mental Help to find a therapist or list your practice; and Psych Forums for message boards on a variety of mental health topics.