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Treatment Of Children with Mental Illness -FAQ- (PDF)

This fact sheet addresses common questions about diagnosis and treatment options for children with mental illnesses. Disorders affecting children include: anxiety disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorders, bipolar disorder, depression, and eating disorders.

Review Date: November 13, 2012

NIH National Institute of Mental Health -NIMH

NIH SeniorHealth: Depression FAQ

How are older adults affected by depression? What should I do if I think I am depressed? How can I get immediate help if I am in a crisis? Find answers here to these, and other frequently asked questions.

Review Date: November 13, 2012

National Institutes of Health - NIH
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

What Is Depression?

This site includes videos and text about the symptoms, causes and risk factors for depression. Treatment, including medication and psychotherapy, is discussed as well.

Review Date: November 13, 2012

NIH National Library of Medicine - NLM

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