Gold Standard for Treating Depression: Table of Contents
- NIMH says that up to 80% of people with major depression can be effectively treated if they get the right treatment
- How Do I Choose a Mental Healthcare Professional Who is Right for Me?
- What is the Most Effective Treatment for Depression?
- What is the Star*D Research Project and How Can It Help Me?
- Are Medications for Depression Enough for Me?
- What are My Other Treatment Options for Depression?
- Depression Medications
- What Causes Antidepressant Side Effects and What Can I Do About Them?
- How Do I Change My Depression Medications?
- What is the Best Way to Change Antidepressant Medications? (part 10)
- Should I Expect My Antidepressant and Current Dosage to Work Forever?
- Can My Depression Be Caused By Other Issues?
- Psychotherapy for Treating Depression
- Can Psychotherapy Alone Work in Healing Depression?
- Lifestyle and Behavior Changes Can Help Reduce Depression
- Why Do I Need Regulated Sleep Patterns?
- Does Exercise Really Make a Difference in Improving Depression?
- Does My Diet Have Anything to Do with Depression?
- What Do I Need to Know About Bright Light Exposure for Treating Depression?
- What If I'm Too Sick and Depressed to Make Friends?
- My Thoughts are Terrible. What Can I Do?
- What are Triggers and How Do They Affect Depression?
- How Can I Teach Others to Help Me With My Depression?
- What Else Can I Do to Treat and Manage My Depression?
- Can I Use All of These Ideas to Treat Depression Without Antidepressant Medications?
- Alternative and Complimentary Treatments for Depression
- What is Vagus Nerve Stimulation?
- What are the Latest Experimental Treatments for Depression?
- Do I Need to Go to the Hospital for My Depression?
- What if I Have Suicidal Thoughts?
- Will I be Depressed Forever?
- What if I'm a Responder and Don't Experience Remission of Depression Symptoms?
- What is Depression Relapse and Can it Happen to Me?
- I Want a Life Free of Depression. Is This Possible?
- Why Am I Embarrassed That I Can't Just 'Take Care of My Problems'?
- What if I'm Too Depressed to Help Myself?
- References for The Gold Standard of Treating Depression (part 37)
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Last Updated: 21 September 2015
Reviewed by Harry Croft, MD