Who can help?
There are all kinds of people and organisations who can help you when you are depressed: Your doctor Psychologists Psychiatrists Psychiatric units Spiritual Advisors Community Mental Health Centres

Treatment
What forms of treatment are there for depression? Depression can be treated with: Medication What kinds of medication are there? How do these medications work? How long does it take to get better?…

Causes
Who becomes ill? Women or men - and how many? What increases the risk? Read about who is in the risk group for developing a depressive illness. Read about the influence of heredity and the…

The course
Good advice Read ten good pieces of advice that will help you to get over your depression. Are you depressed? Read about the course of the disease: Ill - treatment - well. Stay well Read about:…

Help yourself
This section shows you how depression affects your: Thoughts Feelings We will show you how to help yourself by doing a number of exercises, which can teach you: About thoughts and feelings How to…

Relationships
Intimacy and sex Read about what depression means for your sex life. Medication Read about your options if the medication has sexual side effects. Sexual problems Read some examples. Thoughts and sex…