Sleep and Depression
Learn how depression can affect your sleep and vice versa.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression
WebMD explains why cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) might be used to treat depression, how this approach works, and what to expect in sessions.
Interpersonal Therapy for Depression
WebMD discusses interpersonal therapy for depression. Find out how it works.
Electroconvulsive Therapy and Other Depression Treatments
For serious depression that does not respond to traditional medications, there are other therapies that may help. WebMD explains electroconvulsive therapy, transcranial magnetic stimulation, vagus nerve stimulation, and alternative therapies for depression.
Psychotic depression is a very serious mood disorder that requires hospitalization. Learn more about the symptoms and treatment of psychotic depression.
Psychotherapy to Treat Depression
Psychotherapy for depression treatment involves a variety of techniques but focuses on talking with a trained professional. Learn more about how this type of therapy works.
Meditation - Topic Overview
Meditation is the practice of focusing your attention to help you feel calm and give you a clear awareness about your life.
How Depression Affects Your Body
Depression is an emotional and physical disorder. WebMD explains how depression raises your risk for other diseases.
Depression: Where to Seek Care
WebMD tells you how to find a health care provider to treat depression.
Depression Relapse: What to Do First
Depression usually recurs over a lifetime. WebMD explains how recurrences and relapses are treated.