What Triggers PTSD?
PTSD is a type of trauma- or stressor-related disorder that you might develop after living through a shocking or dangerous experience.
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
If you’ve been through a major crisis, you know it’s not always easy to get your life back to normal. A critical incident stress debriefing (CISD) can help you get better.
Borderline Personality Disorder vs. Bipolar Disorder
Borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder are often confused. They both have symptoms of impulsiveness and mood swings.
Drugs That Cause Depression
If you're feeling depressed or manic, it could be due to a drug you're taking. Find out more about medications that can cause depression or mania.
Causes of Mental Illness
A look at the various causes of mental illness, including biological, psychological, and environmental factors.
There’s a wealth of information about depression on the Internet. Here, WebMD doctors have selected the finest professional organizations that can help people gain a better understanding of living with depression and other mental health conditions.
Are There Different Types of Schizophrenia?
Schizophrenia is no longer classified according to a subtype. WebMD looks at how the disorder is diagnosed and named today.
When a Loved One Has Depression
Coping with depression is difficult for the person who is depressed as well as their family and friends. Learn more about how to help a loved one that suffers from depression.
What Are the Symptoms of Depression?
Depression is a mental illness that, if left untreated, can worsen, lasting for years and causing untold suffering, and possibly even result in suicide. WebMD helps you recognize the symptoms of depression.
When Hospitalization Is Needed for Depression
Sometimes with severe depression a hospital stay is necessary for safety or further care. WebMD talks about who might need this and why.