The experts at WebMD explain how bipolar disorder is diagnosed.
WebMD explains atypical depression -- a type of depression that can be difficult to treat. Find out what causes it, how it's diagnosed, and what can be done about it.
Bipolar Disorder and Self-Injury
Self-injuring can be a symptom of bipolar disorder. WebMD explains the connection.
Getting Help for Mental Health
The types of doctors and health providers who treat mental illness.
What Is Schizophreniform Disorder?
You might think it’s schizophrenia, but schizophreniform disorder is different.
Maintenance Medications for Depression
Like other chronic illnesses, depression requires that you stay on certain medications to reduce the risk of relapse. WebMD explains newer and older antidepressants that are prescribed as "maintenance" drugs.
Trichotillomania is an irresistible urge to pull out hair. Learn more about this mental health disorder.
For simple depression definitions and explanations of treatments, see this depression glossary.
After Depression: Working on Your Relationships
During recovery from depression, you need to reconnect with loved ones. WebMD offers tips on repairing relationships that may have suffered.
Dependent Personality Disorder
WebMD explains Dependent Personality Disorder (DPD), including its causes, symptoms and treatment.