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?
Doctors used to talk about subtypes of schizophrenia, but times have changed. Find out about the schizophrenia spectrum.
Causes of Mental Illness
A look at the various causes of mental illness, including biological, psychological, and environmental factors.
Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) for Depression
Vagus Nerve Stimulation is a treatment for chronic depression. WebMD provides information on what it how it works and explains the risks and benefits.
Warning Signs of Severe Depression
What are the warning signs of severe depression? Important facts you should know.
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.
What Is Depression?
WebMD explains the symptoms of depression in children, teens, and adults.
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.
Schizophrenia Outlook: A Time for Hope
Our understanding and treatment of schizophrenia has come a long way. WebMD explains how.